Sen. Ted Stevens of Alaska indicted o...

Sen. Ted Stevens of Alaska indicted over gifts from lobbyist

There are 22 comments on the Newsday story from Jul 30, 2008, titled Sen. Ted Stevens of Alaska indicted over gifts from lobbyist. In it, Newsday reports that:

Sen. Ted Stevens , the nation's longest-serving Republican senator and a major figure in Alaska politics since before statehood, was indicted yesterday on seven felony counts of concealing more than a quarter ...

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Sea Cliff, NY

#21 Aug 1, 2008
What happened to 'campaign finance reform' as a campaign issue ? I remember McCain talking about that somewhere way back there..

Who cares about all this other junk? Isues come and go. There will be new ones. We need leadership to lead, to correct the things that are chronically wrong with the way we work our government today. These two guys (yes, both of them) are just playing to the circus. I want to know what they will do to improve our Federal government.

Since: Jun 08

Jersey City, New Jersey

#22 Aug 1, 2008
.Mr Stevens is asking for a speedy trial - that could be good - but in all likelyhood it is because he doesn't want the press to report the whole story..
....More press coverage (remember there are libel laws) more will be revealed, for some reason I'll bet it isn't in his favor.
..Yes I Am Cynical

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