D.C. watchdog group files complaint againt DesJarlais

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, a D.C.-based ethical watchdog group, has filed a complaint with the Tennessee Department of Health against U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais (pictured).

DesJarlais was the subject last week of a HuffingtonPost.com piece regarding his relationship with a female patient. Steven Hale and The City Paper has the story here.

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