Bob Ney, Mark Foley, and Tom DeLay helped the Dems

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Some of the Democratic pickups in the House included seats vacated by Republicans amid controversy: Mark Foley's in Florida, Bob Ney's in Ohio and Tom DeLay's in Texas.Read Full Story

Robert Ney recommended to serve 27 months

By Danny Khatib on
Linked from http://www.concordmonitor.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20061014/REPOSITORY/610140377/1043/NEWS01 Concord Monitor reports the following: ----- Ney's sentencing was scheduled for January. The government has recommended that he be given 27 months in prison. ----- Supposedly Ney's trial had been delayed for the past month while he was in alochol rehabilitation.... As this story breaks just on the heels of the Foley page scandal, it spells real trouble for the Republicans...Read Full Story

Bob Ney pleads guilty in Abramoff bribery case

By Danny Khatib on
Linked from http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/asection/la-na-ney14oct14,1,1929579.story?coll=la-news-a_section LA Times reports the following: ----- Rep. Bob Ney (R-Ohio) pleaded guilty Friday to bribery charges stemming from the Jack Abramoff influence-peddling investigation, becoming the first sitting congressman to confess to taking bribes in the scandal that continues to reverberate through the Republican-controlled Congress. -----Read Full Story