"You don't use your chits for nothing. You call when there is an important issue."
- Rep. Maxine Waters, D-California, quoted by Office of Congressional Ethics.
The House Ethics Committee today charged Rep. Maxine Waters of California with unspecified violations, making her the second House Democrat in two weeks to face ethics problems as the November elections approach.
The committee said the board found "substantial reason" to believe that Waters may have violated House rules after...Full Story