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February 27, 2006

How Do They Sleep At Night?

This guy is unbelievable:

Prosecutors call it a corruption case with no parallel in the long history of the U.S. Congress. And it keeps getting worse. Convicted Rep. Randall "Duke" Cunningham actually priced the illegal services he provided.

Prices came in the form of a "bribe menu" that detailed how much it would cost contractors to essentially order multimillion-dollar government contracts, according to documents submitted by federal prosecutors for Cunningham's sentencing hearing this Friday.


Be sure to check out what's on the menu and the rate scale.

Though the fact that he's being prosecuted mitigates my cynicism, it is probably fair to say that the only difference between this fellow and many of his colleagues is that he was enough of a dope to put his crime in writing.


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posted by LauraW. at 02:05 PM

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