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Report: Staffers Tell Ethics Panel Ensign Knew He Was Breaking Lobbying Ban


The committee is investigating whether Ensign broke any laws when he allegedly helped Hampton with his lobbying career after leaving Ensign's office. Ensign's parents also paid Hampton and his wife $96,000 after they left his employ.

The DOJ is also investigating Ensign over the sex-and-lobbying scandal.