Monday, September 18, 2006

Rep. Ney rarely said nay to graft

The Swamp - Chicago Tribune - Blogs.
"Rep. Bob Ney (R-Ohio) who pleaded guilty in federal court today on public corruption charges related to Jack Abramoff, the disgraced and convicted former lobbyist, was living quite large, according to court documents released by the Justice Department today.

For instance, A foreign businessman who wanted Ney’s help in obtaining U.S. export licenses gave Ney thousands of dollars in gambling chips the congressman could use in a British casino the businessman owned. "
And another one bites the dust. It's so nice when they kick themselves out.


Post a Comment

<< Home