Tuesday, January 03, 2006

Abramoff Plea Deal (smile) Go, Jack, Go!

THIS JUST IN! ~Jack A. makes deal with feds!

((((please, please, please, FEDS, Have a heart, skip on the jail time! It will be well worth it!))))

FROM http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/10692635/

Top lobbyist to plead guilty of corruption - Abramoff could help in
wider investigation of up to 20 lawmakers

----FROM LIMA-OHIO.com: "For the perfect ending to a perfect year, prosecutors this weekend were working out a plea agreement with lobbyist Jack Abramoff, indicted on charges of conspiracy and fraud. The feds have enough on Abramoff to make him sweat, but they’re apparently willing to cut him a break in exchange for his testimony against a number of bigger fish — up to 20 members of Congress."


1 comment:

Tallulah Bankhead said...

FROM THE RAW STORY: Firm knew Abramoff was paid by ex-DeLay aide before scandal broke, associates say

Officials at the lawfirm that employed indicted conservative lobbyist Jack Abramoff may have misled in public statements when speaking about what they knew about his role in a massive lobbying scandal and when they knew it, former Abramoff associates say.

Greenberg Traurig’s Connecticut Avenue offices in Washington provided the stables for a coterie of aggressive lobbyists who wooed members of Congress with lavish donations, skybox suites and Scottish golfing jaunts. The firm said they first learned of Abramoff’s misadventures when they appeared in the pages of The Washington Post.

Those familiar with the sequence of events say ..