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John Edwards Indicted for Using Campaign Funds to Cover Up A

PostPosted: Fri Jun 03, 2011 2:12 pm
by Todd
Just announced, John Edwards has been indicted for using campaign funds to cover up affair with campaign staff member he had a child with....

I just love honest trust worthy democrats and the way they look after us "little people"

PostPosted: Fri Jun 03, 2011 2:43 pm
by Todd
Former Presidential Candidate John Edwards Indicted by Federal Grand Jury

Published June 03, 2011


DEVELOPING: A federal grand jury has indicted two-time presidential candidate John Edwards in a campaign finance investigation.

The criminal charges filed Friday came after a two-year federal investigation into money used to cover up an extramarital affair during the 2008 presidential election.

Edwards, a former U.S. senator from North Carolina, said in a statement through his attorney in 2009 that he was confident no funds from his campaign were used improperly.

But federal officials have said the hundreds of thousands of dollars two Edwards donors gave to help keep his mistress in hiding were contributions that should have been reported publicly by his campaign fund because they aided his bid for the Democratic White House nomination.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 03, 2011 10:54 pm
by chief joe
He takes arognce to a new level! :roll: