FILE -This March 22, 2011 file photo shows U.S. Sen. John Ensign, R-Nev., giving his final address to the Nevada Legislature in Carson City, Nev. Two years after resigning from Congress amid an ethics probe involving a former campaign staffer, Ensign is opening an animal hospital in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Jessica Ebelhar, File) LAS VEGAS SUN OUT.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two years after resigning from Congress amid an ethics probe involving his affair with a former campaign staffer, former U.S. Sen. John Ensign of Nevada is opening a luxury animal hospital in Las Vegas.
Ensign, who was a veterinarian before he became a politician, is launching the Boca Park Animal Hospital on Friday.
His website touts his history of fighting animal cruelty and supporting the Humane Society in Congress.
The 10-year congressman opened two Las Vegas animal hospitals before entering the Senate in 2001.
He says he spent the six months after his resignation getting up to speed on current Login to read more