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VA House Speaker Bouncing from One Scandal to Next

VA House Speaker Bouncing from One Scandal to Next
From the Democratic Party of Virginia: "Speaker [William] Howell is in a pretty bad place if he's trying to distract Virginians from the Terry Kilgore scandal by drawing attention to... the other Terry Kilgore scandal."
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Why Isn’t This Republican State Senator a Poster Child for Corruption?

Why Isn’t This Republican State Senator a Poster Child for Corruption?
Colorado State Senator Steve King is facing several felony and misdemeanor charges, stemming from allegedly falsified timesheets filed with different public agencies he was employed by — overlapping to a degree that the pay he received cannot be justified. In the midst of a heated election cycle, why isn't anyone paying attention to this?
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Messaging the Shooters: You're on Your Own, Says AL Sen Jeff Sessions to Vets

Messaging the Shooters: You're on Your Own, Says AL Sen Jeff Sessions to Vets
Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions talks a good talk when it comes to veterans (He should! He voted to send them overseas to be shot at!), but when it comes to putting his money where his mouth is, Sessions is like most of his Republican counterparts: mendacious and obstructive.
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CT Gov Embroiled in Charter School Scandal, Friend Given No-Bid Contract

CT Gov Embroiled in Charter School Scandal, Friend Given No-Bid Contract
Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy is trying to force charter schools down the throats of his constituents. But parents and friends of Clark Elementary School have risen up in anger, stopping the delivery of that school into private hands. The hands of, it turns out, close associates of the Governor.
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Unable to Keep His Gun in His Pants, Secret Service Agent Renews Sex Scandal Chatter

Unable to Keep His Gun in His Pants, Secret Service Agent Renews Sex Scandal Chatter
For the second time in less than two years, scandal rocked the secret service. Agent Ignacio Zamora, Jr., left a bullet in a hotel room in the upscale Hayes-Adams in Washington, DC. A subsequent investigation found breaches in security between Zamora and his superior.
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Report: Dem Candidate for RI Gov Undermined Public Pension System to Curry Wall St Favor

Report: Dem Candidate for RI Gov Undermined Public Pension System to Curry Wall St Favor
A new investigation uncovers the misdeeds of Rhode Island General Treasurer Gina Raimondo during her handling of the state’s Employee Retirement System. The report charges that Raimondo’s investment strategy is a lose-lose: “alternative investments both reduce returns and increase risk” and that probable candidate for governor is selling out Rhode Island’s public workers for an “opportunity to enrich herself and her hedge fund backers.”
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Chaz Bolte
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How's It Feel? VA Governor Probed on Abortion

How's It Feel? VA Governor Probed on Abortion
Governor "Ultrasound" McDonnell is on wrong side of a probe. It is Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell's turn in the hot seat as the investigation into possible misdeeds widens.
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MN State Senate Republicans Double Down On David Hann's Lack Of Disclosure

The scandal plagued Republican State Senator from Eden Prairie, David Hann, was elected by his fellow Senate Republicans to lead their Caucus as Minority Leader.  No surprise there!  Beginning in January 2011, when the Senate Republicans took over, it has been scandal after scandal after scandal by these Republican scoundrels.
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