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Chris Stigall: Obama Exacting Revenge Against The Clintons

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Chris Stigall said on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that a federal investigation into campaign contributions is revealing of an internal war in the Democratic party between President Obama and the Clintons. 150 more words

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Accountants, Auditors Take The Stand In Fattah Trial

by Steve Tawa

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Accountants and auditors take the stand at the racketeering conspiracy trial of Congressman Chaka Fattah, where federal prosecutors continue on a path of following the money. 119 more words

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Another PA Lawmaker Charged

In what has become a sad ritual in Pennsylvania, yet another Pennsylvania lawmaker has been charged with bribery. State Senator Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) has been charged by Federal prosecutors for a vote-buying scheme in 2011. 476 more words

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Defense Takes Shot At Key Player In Chaka Fattah’s Mayoral Run During Trial

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The political consultant who implicated congressman Chaka Fattah in an alleged scheme to obtain an illegal campaign loan was grilled by defense lawyers, but he framed his answers as he wanted on cross-examination. 119 more words

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Key Witness Testifies Against Chaka Fattah In Racketeering Conspiracy Trial

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A key player in congressman Chaka Fattah’s inner circle during his unsuccessful run for mayor in 2007 is on the witness stand, telling jurors how Fattah was behind securing what prosecutors call an illegal $1 million loan. 169 more words

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Rep. Chaka Fattah’s Lawyer Says Ex-Aides Responsible For Corruption Scandal

Lawyers for longtime Philadelphia Rep. Chaka Fattah on Monday blamed his political demise on former aides, saying “they stole in his name to pay off his debts, all without his knowledge,” 218 more words

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Rep. Chaka Fattah’s Lawyer Says Ex-Aides Responsible For Corruption Scandal

Lawyers for longtime Philadelphia Rep. Chaka Fattah on Monday blamed his political demise on former aides, saying “they stole in his name to pay off his debts, all without his knowledge,” 218 more words

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