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Oddly enough, they're all Republicans...

If I am not mistaken, Shelley Moore Capito, Don Young and Steven LaTourette are new additions to the roll call or if you prefer the Grand Ole Docket. Highlights from the AP article below the fold.

From the AP
A convicted lobbyist described Tuesday how he obtained insider information and advice from Bush administration procurement chief David Safavian to advance two projects for Republican influence-peddlar Jack Abramoff, who then took the official on a lavish golf trip to Scotland.
A partner of Abramoff's at the time, Neil Volz also outlined in U.S. District Court how the Abramoff team received assistance from several Republican congressmen or their aides including, Rep. Bob Ney of Ohio, Rep. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Rep. Don Young of Alaska and Rep. Steven LaTourette of Ohio.

The prosecution turned Volz' testimony into a tutorial on how a corrupt lobbyist like Volz gathers information, rewards officials who help influence government decisions and tries to operate in secrecy.

This could get even more interesting.

Originally posted to molly bloom on Tue May 30, 2006 at 07:55 PM PDT.

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