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See the Republican,
Hop, hop, hop.
Hack up the welfare laws
Chop, chop, chop.
See him getting wealthy,
Shop, shop, shop.
Watch all our forests go… 94 more words


NaPoWriMo 2015, Day 7: Filthy Lucre--Dropped Bills, Three Vignettes

Dropped Bill

It falls so easily from open purse or pocket,
unnoticed as you walk away;
and yet to the one who finds it,
such a gift. 403 more words


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. 381 more words


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


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


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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