Vitter sex scandal stirs debate about need for his resignation
- Sex scandal dissipates Vitter's political power. Crouere, Jeff // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/23/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 52, p27
The article discusses issues on U.S. Senator David Vitter's sex scandal that is believed to dissipate his political power. Vitter is cited to have faced calls for resignation and is the butt of jokes from late-night comics. It is believed that Vitter's fate hinges on what additional information...
- Vitter stonewall won't hold. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/23/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 52, p12
The author reflects on the sex scandal issue of U.S. Senate David Vitter. He states that he has not answered any questions concerning the issue, but only made cryptic statements and vague apologies. He emphasizes that Vitter's continuous claim to take full responsibility for any action yet...
- BRIEFLY. Schor, Elana // Hill;9/12/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 104, p3
The article reports that Wendy Cortez, a New Orleans, Louisiana prostitute who allegedly had a relationship with Senator David Vitter (R- Louisiana) took a lie-detector test in an attempt to prove the truth of her claim. Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flint administered the test to Cortez and...
- Craig offers support to Vitter. Rushing, J. Taylor // Hill;4/9/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 38, p4
The article reports on the offer of support to Louisiana Senator David Vitter by fellow Republicans regarding calls for his resignation over a public sex scandal.
- Partisan politics hurt Louisiana. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);10/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p22
The author comments on the actions of various politicians concerning the passage of legislative bills in the U.S. Congress. According to the author, it is disappointing to see that the state congressional delegation composed of Senators David Vitter, Bobby Jindal and Mary Landrieu were divided...
- Vitter pokes fun at California mess. Bethel, Amber; Butler, Elisabeth; Pandolfi, Keith; Boyer, Ellen // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/18/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p63
Presents the remarks made by U.S. Legislator David Vitter during a meeting with the Slidell Chamber of Commerce and the Saint Tammany West Chamber in New Orleans, Louisiana.
- Vitter becomes first modern Louisiana Republican senator. Santora, Tommy // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/27/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p36
Reports on the election of David Vitter as Louisiana's first elected Republican senator in the U.S. Number of votes garnered by Vitter; Awards and achievements; Political career.
- 10 Things You Didn't Know About David Vitter. // U.S. News Digital Weekly;7/30/2010, Vol. 2 Issue 30, p17
A list of several facts about Louisiana Republican Senator David Vitter is presented, including his education, his political career, and his own sex scandal.
- To Resign or Not to Resign. Milligan, Susan // U.S. News Digital Weekly;6/10/2011, Vol. 3 Issue 23, p4
The article asks whether U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner should resign following his admission that he sent lewd photographs of himself to women via the social networking site Twitter. It discusses Weiner's refusal to leave office, arguing that he had no actual physical contact with the women...