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Tuesday, May 09, 2006

The Political Culture of Corruption Roster

REPUBLICANS

CONVICTED, CHARGED OR INDICTED
Gov. Ernie Fletcher
Rep. Tom Delay
Rep. Duke Cunningham - CONVICTED
Gov. John Rowland - CONVICTED
Gov. George Ryan - CONVICTED
James Tobin - CONVICTED
David Safavian (White House)
Jack Abramoff - CONVICTED
Scooter Libby (White House)
Tommy Noe
Michael Scanlon - CONVICTED
Neil Volz - CONVICTED
Claude Allen (White House)
John Colyandro
Jim Ellis
Shaun Hansen
Adam Kidan - CONVICTED
Chuck McGee - CONVICTED
Allen Raymond - CONVICTED
Tony Rudy - CONVICTED
Warren RoBold
Mitchell Wade - CONVICTED

UNDER INVESTIGATION
Rep. Jerry Lewis
Sen. Conrad Burns
Rep. Bob Ney
Gov. Bob Taft
Karl Rove (White House)
Dusty Foggo
Nine Fingers
Ed Buckham
Brent Wilkes


DEMOCRATS

CONVICTED, CHARGED OR INDICTED
Brent Pfeffer - CONVICTED

UNDER INVESTIGATION
William Jefferson



UPDATED 5/22/06: To add Fletcher and Lewis ... and George Ryan, too.

UPDATED 5/23/06: I received an angry phone call from John Rowland who apparently was upset that he had been left out. Jeebus ... how easy it is to get lost among the muck & the mire.

9 Comments:

  • Clearly a bi-partisan culture of corruption

    By Blogger Semanticleo, at 5:19 PM  

  • Obviously the republicans are much better at corruption than the democratic party ever has been.

    Makes me want to frame that scorecard for future generations, if we have any.

    By Anonymous ykwhia, at 7:17 PM  

  • Looks like they're worse at it. They keep getting caught.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 8:19 PM  

  • True. So much for that ol' saying "practice makes perfect"
    However, I would like to see a higher conviction rate.

    By Anonymous ykwhia, at 10:37 PM  

  • when r we going to see w on that list?

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 9:05 AM  

  • let's be fair, John Conyers had his staff tutor his kids. Major scandal.

    By Blogger J Andrew Morrison, at 3:03 PM  

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