Politicial Bribes

US Department of Justice Investigates ‘Corruption Against Grace’ Program – As It Happened | US News

On Tuesday, a government panel officially recommended that the first doses of Covid-19 vaccines be given first to healthcare workers and residents of long-term care facilities in the United States, generally considered to be people living in homes. nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Together, this group would represent about 23 million Americans, disproportionately including […]

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Third Cincinnati Council Member Arrested for Federal Corruption

CINCINNATI – The frontrunner to be Cincinnati’s next mayor was arrested at his home this week by federal agents for allegedly accepting $ 40,000 in bribes, questioning his once bright political future and further tainting a council municipal beset by accusations of corruption. Alexander Sittenfeld, known as PG, is charged with two counts each of […]

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Fazlur Rehman accuses PTI government of rigging ahead of poll

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Pakistan Democratic Moment (PDM) leader Maulana Fazlur Rahman accused the PTI government of rigging ahead of the ballot in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) and said election results were being prepared for advance. “The bogus government drew up a rigging plan ahead of the Gilgit-Baltistan ballot. Political bribes are distributed for this, ”the JUI-F ameer […]

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Is the Ohio government more corrupt than ever?

“I don’t think she did anything unethical or illegal” – Erik Laursen, attorney for Tamaya Dennard Erik Laursen speaks to reporters after his client Tamaya Dennard was released from federal custody. Dennard has been charged with bribery, wire fraud and attempted extortion. Albert Cesare, [email protected] How endemic is public corruption in state and local governments […]

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Jeff Pastor traded votes for bribes, bags of money, trip to Miami

FBI agents arrested Cincinnati City Councilor Jeff Pastor on Tuesday for leading what authorities describe as a brazen bribery program involving rewards for helping with city development projects. Federal prosecutors have said that Pastor, a Republican who joined the board in January 2018, began soliciting money from developers in the months after taking office and, […]

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Ohio political operatives plead guilty to nuclear power plant corruption case

In this April 12, 2005 file photo, operator Kevin Holko monitors the control room during a scheduled refueling shutdown at Perry Nuclear Power Plant in North Perry, Ohio. A federal court file showed “plea agreements” were filed on Thursday, October 29, 2020 for the defendants Jeffrey Longstreth, a longtime political adviser, and Juan Cespedes, a […]