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  •  I hope you're right (2+ / 0-)
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    Desert Rose, nellgwen

    Can't believe I'm rooting for McCain, but I'd rather put up with the crotchety old fart than a lunatic like J.D.  Wasn't he on the way to indictment when last heard from?

    •  He escaped indictment, but took dirty money. (1+ / 0-)
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      According to the Center for Responsive Politics, a research group in Washington that monitors the influence of money in politics, Mr. Hayworth was the largest single Congressional recipient of donations from Mr. Abramoff and his family, his associates, his Indian tribe clients and a gambling cruise ship line that he owned, with more than $101,000 going to Mr. Hayworth and his political action committee since 1999. Mr. Hayworth was also a frequent guest in sports skyboxes controlled by Mr. Abramoff and his clients, and at Signatures, a Washington restaurant owned by the lobbyist.

      The reason we hold truth in such respect is because we have so little opportunity to get familiar with it. --Mark Twain

      by Desert Rose on Wed Feb 10, 2010 at 06:59:21 PM PST

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