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Congressman Fattah Grants Interview A Week After Aide Pleads Guilty

By Pat Loeb

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Congressman Chaka Fattah is finally granting interviews, again, after last week’s guilty plea by a long-time aide to charges he helped cover up campaign fraud for an unnamed elected official. 247 more words


Longtime Chaka Fattah aide folds to feds

By Chris Brennan and William Bender (Philly Daily News)

The federal investigation into U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah’s finances, eight years in the running now, just struck very close to home. 87 more words


Fattah Aide Pleads Guilty To Attempted Fraud Cover Up In Philadelphia Mayor Campaign

By Pat Loeb

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A long-time aide to Congressman Chaka Fattah has pleaded guilty to attempting to conceal campaign finance fraud on behalf of an unnamed elected official. 224 more words


Reps. Fattah and Cartwright: Support the "Come Clean on Drones Killing" Bill!

By Joe Scarry, from No Drones Pennsylvania

People in Pennysylvania who oppose the U.S. program of drone killings in countries around the world have been vocal on calling on Congress — especially Pennsylvania progressive members of Congress Chaka Fattah and Matt Cartwright — to bring the Administration to heel. 118 more words


Son of US Rep. Chaka Fattah Charged With Fraud, Freed On Bail

By Tony Hanson and Walt Hunter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chaka Fattah Jr. is now free after signing his own bond, following his indictment on charges of financial fraud and wrongdoing including filing false tax returns, making false bank statements to get loans, and cheating the Philadelphia School District through inflated invoices from a company he owned that provided educational services. 491 more words