See also: Rich Crandall Leaves a Somewhat Angry Voicemail for Fellow State Senator
|Probably state Senator Rich Crandall's angry face.|
That didn't take long: state Senator Brenda Barton's ethics complaint against fellow Republican Senator Rich Crandall was thrown straight in the garbage (or possibly the recycle bin).
Barton filed the complaint because Crandall left a mean voicemail on her phone, and warned Barton that she "better not try to run any education legislation whatsoever [in] the next two years" -- a threat that could come true, since he's the chairman of the Senate Education Committee.
Considering that recent ethics complaint legislators have include a public domestic-violence incident
involving one lawmaker, and another lawmaker accused of trying to trade sex for votes and generally acting like a complete asshat
, it would seem like an ethics complaint over an angry phone call is a bit much.More »