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Giuliani Billed Taxpayers For Trips To See Mistress

As New York mayor Republican presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani hid his extramarital affair by charging tens of thousands of dollars in travel and security expenses—to visit his mistress–to obscure city agencies and excluding the trips from his official city schedule. From 1999 to 2001 Giuliani charged taxpayers for extra travel…

Another Hillary Donor Goes To Jail

The Texas oilman who made hefty donations to Hillary Clinton after being federally indicted for fraud, conspiracy and violating U.S. sanction laws has been sentenced to prison but the New York senator has no plans to return the tainted cash, although other candidates have. Houston millionaire Oscar Wyatt will serve…

Ashcroft’s $52 Million Deal Raises Eyebrows

The federal government’s chief law enforcement officer in New Jersey hand picked his former Justice Department boss, John Ashcroft, to receive $52 million to monitor a court settlement engineered by the very agency Ashcroft once headed. New Jersey U.S. Attorney Christopher Christie chose Ashcroft’s Washington firm to keep an eye…

Georgia Chief Judge In Big Trouble

Weeks after Georgia’s Judicial Commission launched seven misconduct claims against a chief Superior Court judge, new and more serious accusations have surfaced against the veteran jurist at the center of a federal corruption investigation. Considered one of the most powerful politicians in a rural South Georgia county, the senior judge…

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…

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