Letter Calling for Investigation of Bill Frist by the Select Committee on Ethics

September 27, 2005



A letter calling for an investigation of Senator Bill Frist by the Select Committee on Ethics, which begins, 'Common Cause calls on the Senate Ethics Committee to initiate an investigation to determine whether Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) violated Senate ethics rules by directing trustees to sell his HCA Inc. stock held in a blind trust. Additionally, we ask the Committee to clarify how the numerous communications between the senator and trustees of his blind trust during a period when the senator was working on legislation of interest to HCA did not qualify as a conflict of interest.' ?

READ: Letter Calling for Investigation of Bill Frist by the Select Committee on Ethics


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