Thursday, April 23, 2009

Democrats Under Ethics Cloud Benefit From Distracted Public

Rep. Jane Harman awaits President Obama's address to a
joint session of Congress. Feb. 24, 2009 (AP)

From FOX News:

Allegations of ethics violations by Democrats in recent months have not made the same splash that they did a few years ago when Republicans were on the receiving end.

Allegations of ethics violations by a handful of Democrats in recent months reached something of a crescendo this week as two prominent members of Congress were accused of corruption.

California Rep. Jane Harman denied allegations that she offered to help seek reduced charges for two pro-Israel lobbyists suspected of espionage in exchange for help from a pro-Israel donor, also suspected Israeli agent, in lobbying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to give Harman a key chairmanship.

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