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14. Corruption, so far...

I can’t recall exactly how old was I, but since an early age I have listened a lot of talking about Brazil’s problems. And this whole talking has evolved pretty much the last two, maybe two and a half decades. 382 more words

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Its a NEW YEAR, I wonder if our NEW Politicians will do better?

It has been a disgusting past year from my perspective when I look at the Idiots in Congress.

One news show cited that Congress, the whole gaggle of strutting fools that they are have an approval rating with the American public of… 328 more words

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Review: A Drink Before The War - Dennis Lehane

Kenzie & Gennaro #1

Private detective Patrick Kenzie meets with Sterling Mulkern, a politician, and takes a job from Mulkern and two of his cohorts to track down Jenna Angeline, a former cleaning lady of theirs. 745 more words

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Former NC Mayor To Be Sentenced In Corruption Case

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The former mayor of Charlotte is being sentenced in a federal corruption case that stunned North Carolina’s largest city.

In a deal with prosecutors, Patrick Cannon, 47, pleaded guilty in June to one count of honest services wire fraud, which carries a sentence of up to 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. 370 more words

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Texas Gov. Perry Ordered To Be In Court Halloween

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry will make his first court appearance on Halloween as his defense team tries to quash the two felony counts of abuse of power against him on both constitutional and technical grounds. 258 more words

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