Flake said he is preparing a list of additional reforms he would like to see to the process, including a ban on giving earmarks to firms run by campaign contributors a frequent practice for some Members.
Alluding to the charges against Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D), Flake asked, Whats the difference between selling a Senate seat and delivering a bunch of contracts for campaign cash?
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., takes a selfie with his cut-out head during the Hoops for Youth 16th annual charity basketball game held at George Washington University's Smith Center, September 8, 2014. The members of Congress team beat the lobbyist team 46-40. Buy photo here.