Local reaction to Radel's arrest
The news hit Southwest Florida hard and fast -- U.S. Rep. Trey Radel had been charged Tuesday with possessing cocaine in Washington D.C. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Washington charged the freshman congressman with misdemeanor cocaine possession on Oct. 29 in the district.
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#1 Nov 20, 2013
The drug dealer reported a Congressman was one of his clients. Radel was a regular buyer....... not a one-time-try-it guy. Alcoholism does not turn you into a coke-head. It's two different addictions and two different problems.
He needs to resign and not drag his family through this. It will only get worse.
Saint Cloud, FL
#2 Jan 12, 2014
Didn't know u could be cured in 3 weeks?Does a drug dealer have leverage on the buyer?Was it being paid for with our tax money?How many times did he drive his family around under the influence?They should have their kid checked for long term defects.
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