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Menendez corruption case puts other Democrats
at legal risk, sidelines senator for trial

Washington Times, by Seth McLaughlin

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Posted By:poster, 9/5/2017 7:23:56 AM

As Sen. Robert Menendez prepares to face corruption charges, Republicans are confident and Democrats fearful that the taint of a weekslong trial will snare other prominent Democrats in New Jersey and Washington. The trial kicks off Wednesday in New Jersey, where the 11-year incumbent senator is accused of using his office to try to assist and protect a longtime friend, Dr. Salomon Melgen, in disputes with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. One high-profile Democrat already has been caught in the backwash. Former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, who retired last year, was fingered as trying to help Mr. Menendez in

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: winnie1, 9/5/2017 7:38:24 AM     (No. 11374301)

It has been reported that these two allegedly did the naughty with underage girls south of the border. I read this last year, and I don’t see that they are holding Menedez and his friend to this crime.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: PAdiva, 9/5/2017 7:41:10 AM     (No. 11374303)

How can I be on the jury? This will be entertaining.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: varkdriver, 9/5/2017 7:44:27 AM     (No. 11374308)

#1, i think all these visas for this "Doctor" Melgen´s [which can almost be re-arranged to spell ´Mengele´] alleged girlfriends sounds a lot like a scam to traffic young women into the US to work as hookers. And you´re right, somehow the Lolita Express trips to the Dominican Republic by the esteemed Senator have been forgotten...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: strike3, 9/5/2017 9:41:51 AM     (No. 11374423)

Maxine Waters, Charlie Rangel, Bernie and Mrs. Sanders, Al Sharpton, Hillary and Mr. Clinton, J. Jackson and son and a whole host of other pay-to-play democrats, take notice, your turn is coming. By the way, your party is dying.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Hugh Akston, 9/5/2017 9:47:42 AM     (No. 11374435)

Target rich environment.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 9/5/2017 11:39:29 AM     (No. 11374549)

I have this strange feeling that somehow Mueller will find a way to subpoena Trump acquaintances over this. And, of course, one will be indicted for some silly BS related to a criminal Democrat action.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 9/5/2017 12:24:16 PM     (No. 11374586)

If there are other Democrats at risk, the Senator is likely to succumb to a sudden heart attack or stroke, or be driven by remorse to commit suicide. (wink)

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