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Prison For Corrupt Maryland Senator

A Maryland Democrat who wielded extraordinary political power during two decades in elected office will finally go to jail for starring in a lengthy and complex public corruption scandal. Former Maryland State Senator Thomas Bromwell was sentenced to seven years in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, this…

Democrat Corruption Rocks Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania lawmakers promised much-needed political reform this year but instead the state capitol has been rocked by several scandals, including the unrelated indictments of two powerful Democrats. Last week a state Representative, Democrat Frank LaGrotta, was charged by Pennsylvania’s Attorney General for putting two relatives on the state payroll as…

Illegal Immigrant Sanctuary Cities On Rise

In what appears to be a growing national trend, a large Midwestern city is considering becoming the next to protect illegal immigrants by passing legislation to officially offer them sanctuary. Lawmakers in Iowa’s most populous city, Des Moines, are weighing a proposal by a pair of immigrant rights groups that…

Rep. Jefferson Accused Of More Bribery Schemes

The indicted Louisiana congressman caught with a $90,000 cash bribe in his freezer illegally solicited money in at least two other schemes separate from the ones he has already been charged with. Federal authorities have uncovered a pair of other bribery schemes orchestrated by corrupt Louisiana Representative William Jefferson, who…

Pelosi Says Requiring English At Work Illegal

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has promised to kill legislation that protects employers from being sued–by the U.S. government, no less–for discrimination simply because they require workers to speak English. A Tennessee lawmaker sponsored the measure because the taxpayer-funded federal agency that enforces workplace discrimination laws (Equal Employment

Jail For Corrupt Sheriff Who Served In Senate

A former Democratic state senator who for a decade headed the sheriff’s department in one of Florida’s most populous counties will go to jail after pleading guilty to federal corruption charges. Disgraced Broward County Sheriff Ken Jenne was sentenced to a year in prison for tax evasion and mail fraud conspiracy involving money…

Millions Pour Into Clinton Foundation

Donations to Bill Clinton’s nonprofit foundation have increased nearly 70% since Hillary announced her presidential run, a sign that perhaps the New York Senator with a long list of shady fundraisers is conveniently using it to skirt federal campaign finance laws. Unlike political campaigns, the so-called foundations of former presidents…

Drug Smuggler In Campean, Ramos Case Indicted

The Mexican drug smuggler who got immunity from the U.S. government to testify against two veteran Border Patrol agents has finally been indicted and arrested for possessing and distributing marijuana months after testifying against the federal officers. U.S. lawmakers from both parties as well as Americans nationwide were outraged that…

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