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Recent Scandals: March 6, 2015, it was announced that the United States Department of Justice was preparing criminal corruption charges against Menendez. March 14, 2013, that a federal grand jury in Miami is investigating Menendez regarding his role in advocating for the business interests of ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen. Menendez’s efforts to push U.S. government officials […]
Update (3/17/15): This crook has resigned: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/03/aaron-schock-resigns-116153.html Congressman Aaron Schock (R-IL): His congressional offices had been lavishly redecorated in a style inspired by the television show about English aristocrats, Downton Abbey. Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) alleged that Schock may have received an improper gift. CREW’s chief counsel Anne Weismann stated: “Again […]
Update: This moron finally resigned. Crooked Congressman Michael Gerard Grimm (born February 7, 1970) is the United States Representative for New York’s 11th congressional district, serving since 2011. On December 23, 2014 he pleaded guilty to a single count of felony tax fraud, and “acknowledged committing perjury, hiring illegal immigrants and committing wire fraud.” On […]
Recently: Bob McDonnell (former VA Governor) and his wife were found guilty of public corruption charges on September 4, 2014. He was convicted of honest services wire fraud, obtaining property under color of official right, and extortion under color of official right. His wife was convicted of honest services wire fraud, obtaining property under color […]
Recently: Perry was indicted by a grand jury on two felony counts charging that he abused the power of his office last year by vetoing funding for state public corruption prosecutors.
Photo Courtesy of Shanda.w – Bio: Senator from Illinois; born in Honolulu, Hawaii, August 4, 1961; obtained early education in Jakarta, Indonesia, and Hawaii; continued education at Occidental College, Los Angeles, Calif.; received a B.A. in 1983 from Columbia University, New York City; worked as a community organizer in Chicago, Ill.; studied law at Harvard […]
While the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been a hot topic in the Western world for the past few decades, its history can be traced to the 19th century. Arab nationalism was on the rise, and while Zionism had been a popular thought for thousands of years, the 19th century saw a major increase in Jewish migration […]