It looks like Representative Bob Brady, a Pennsylvania Democrat, may be facing charges for some good old-fashioned corruption. An FBI probe into his campaign has come up with a flurry of charges. The biggest charge is that he paid his opponent in the election a whopping $90K to drop out of the race. How is that for some campaign financing? Read the rest of it here.
As Written By Ed Morrissey for Hot Air:
After an avalanche of perversion, this old-fashioned political corruption scandal might seem relatively refreshing. An FBI probe into campaign-finance corruption has circled ever closer to Rep. Bob Brady, the Pennsylvania Democrat who got served with a search warrant earlier this month. The Department of Justice has Brady in its targets over a scheme to pay off a fellow Democrat to get him out of a primary — a scheme that already has one man pleading guilty to corruption: