Federal bribery cases are at the cent...

Federal bribery cases are at the center of two west side races

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Reader story from Mar 3, 2014, titled Federal bribery cases are at the center of two west side races. In it, Chicago Reader reports that:

Former alderman Isaac Carothers isn't letting a guilty plea to charges of bribery and tax evasion stop him from seeking elected office again.

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reality is a crutch

Nashua, NH

#1 Mar 3, 2014
yea nothing stops them n word corrupt democrats from keeping office at any cost.

even self respect or a mans reputation doesn't matter power is everything.
This is our country

San Jose, CA

#2 Mar 3, 2014
This is America. When stinking scum government blantantly throws garbage in the face of Americans and they beg for more. Marion Barry his celebrity transformed into international notoriety in January 1990, when Barry was videotaped smoking crack cocaine and arrested by FBI officials on drug charges. The arrest and subsequent trial precluded Barry seeking re-election, and Barry served six months in a federal prison. After his release, however, he was elected to the DC city council in 1992 and ultimately returned to the mayoralty in 1994, serving from 1995 to 1999.

America is failing not because of the garbage in political office but because of the American asshole citizen who put and keep them there,
tell it like it is

Rolling Meadows, IL

#3 Mar 4, 2014
its pretty bad when criminals can serve any office.look at jesse jackson
if people continue to vote by color we are doomed

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