It’s official: The U.S. Senate has a new poster boy for bad behavior. It’s Senator Robert G. Torricelli of New Jersey, who has succeeded Alfonse D’Amato as the Senate’s most ethically illiterate member.
Reports in The New York Times and the Star-Ledger of Newark note that Mr. Torricelli reaped a windfall of more than Read More
It is bad enough that Senator Robert Torricelli of New Jersey is among those responsible for persuading Hillary Clinton to use New York as a vehicle for her personal ambitions. But now the Garden State’s junior Senator is butting in on policy issues that are none of his business. He is trying to block a Read More
“It is not new to American politics that the ability to raise funds gains entree,” said Senator Robert Torricelli of New Jersey, having seated himself at the head of a table in his Washington, D.C., office. Variously–or not so variously–described as an animal, a machine, a Sherman tank in the form of a 5-foot 8-inch, Read More