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Press remain loath to cover proceedings against New Jersey senator indicted on bribery charges

Media Ignore Leading Democrat’s Salacious Corruption Trial


By -- Lifezette —— Bio and Archives--September 20, 2017

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Sen. Bob Menendez’s (D-N.J.) ongoing public corruption and bribery trial commenced two weeks ago today, yet the mainstream media have barely bothered to afford the Democratic scandal any substantial amount of coverage.

Menendez is the first sitting senator in 36 years to undergo a federal corruption trial. The New Jersey Democrat was indicted in 2015 on bribery and corruption charges. He has been accused of wielding his political power and influence to dissuade the Department of Health and Human Services from collecting the $8 million his ophthalmologist friend, Dr. Salomon Melgen, owed in fines. The federal government also alleged that Menendez pocketed hundreds of thousands of dollars in re-election campaign contributions for personal trips.—More….



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