You could almost hear the Republican sighs of relief as Larry Craig stepped to the microphones today and announced he would be resigning from the Senate.
"It is with sadness and deep regret that I announce it is my intent to resign from the Senate effective Sept. 30," said Craig, flanked by his family, Idaho's governor and other Idaho officials.
"I apologize for what I have caused," Craig added. "I am deeply sorry."
The Republican leader in the Senate, Mitch McConnell, issued a terse...Full Story