October 4, 2007 Idaho Republican Sen. Larry Craig said Thursday that he intends to keep his seat until his term ends 15 months from now. A Minnesota judge on Thursday rejected Craig's bid to withdraw his guilty plea to misdemeanor disorderly conduct stemming from his arrest in a Minneapolis airport bathroom.
October 4, 2007 Idaho Sen. Larry Craig says he will stay in office for the duration of his term, despite a Minnesota judge's ruling Thursday that he would not be able to withdraw his guilty plea in an airport sex sting.
September 10, 2007 Sen. Larry Craig should be allowed to withdraw his guilty plea in a sex sting because he was under too much stress to make a sound decision about the charge against him, Craig's lawyer says. William Martin filed papers that could allow Craig to fight the charge.
September 5, 2007 Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID) is raising the possibility that he will not resign his seat if he prevails in a Senate ethics investigation and in a fight against a disorderly conduct conviction stemming from his arrest in an undercover vice sting.
August 30, 2007 The scandal over Idaho Sen. Larry Craig's arrest in an airport bathroom took a new turn Thursday. Minnesota Airport Police released an audio recording featuring the Senator and the arresting officer. Meanwhile, in Idaho, some people are asking why it took so long for the story to come out.
August 28, 2007 Sen. Larry Craig (R-ID) was arrested in June after allegedly trying to engage an undercover police officer in lewd behavior in a Minneapolis airport men's room, according to Roll Call. The senator pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, but denies he was soliciting sex.
August 28, 2007 Sen. Larry Craig says he is not gay and did nothing inappropriate in a Minneapolis airport. The Idaho Republican said it was a mistake for him to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges stemming from a lewd conduct complaint.
August 27, 2007 Sen. Larry Craig of Idaho pleaded guilty this month to misdemeanor disorderly conduct. Roll Call said on its Web site Monday that the Republican was arrested June 11 by a plainclothes officer investigating complaints of lewd conduct in a men's restroom at the Minneapolis airport.