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Posted: December 25, 2012 at 5:08 a.m.

Sen. Michael Crapo, an Idaho Republican who previously has said he doesn’t drink because of his Mormon faith, has been charged in Alexandria, Va., with drunken driving after he registered a blood alcohol content of 0.11 percent, over the legal limit of 0.08, after a traffic stop for running a red light, police said.

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