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Another one Bites the Dust?

Federal jurors found Former congressman William Jefferson, Louisiana Democrat, guilty of using his congressional office as a criminal enterprise to enrich himself, soliciting and accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to support his business ventures in Africa.
Jefferson, 62, faces up to 150 years in prison
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/08/05/AR2009080503195.html?hpid=moreheadlines
This is also the man who Five days after Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, on September 2, 2005, Rep. Jefferson allegedly used National Guard troops to check in on his home and collect belongings. By using the National Guard to visit his home and retrieve property -- at a time when the citizens of New Orleans had no such similar opportunities...
What are your thoughts this most recent corruption case? Are there any other current politicians you would like to see investigated? What for?

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grlygrlz2

Asked by grlygrlz2 at 2:23 PM on Aug. 6, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (5)
  • Are there any other current politicians you would like to see investigated?


    Yes. All of them.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:35 PM on Aug. 6, 2009

  • Not only current... how about the last administration? Making money on gas and meds....
    JonesboroGypsy

    Answer by JonesboroGypsy at 3:20 PM on Aug. 6, 2009

  • oh i see, you're only concerned with the crimes of democrats. Nice!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:26 PM on Aug. 6, 2009

  • and there is a regular liberal responder who is only concerned with the crimes of republicans. nice! lol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:46 PM on Aug. 6, 2009

  • SEND HIS ASS AWAY!!!!! Dem, or not, it doesn't matter! There are corrupt people on both sides, & we all know that. This guy needs to be locked up for 150 years, & i hope it happens soon! And yes, i am super Liberal, it matters not that he is a democrat. HE IS AN ASS!!!!!!
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 3:47 PM on Aug. 6, 2009

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