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Yet Another Scandal for Harry Reid?
Townhall, by Carol Platt LieBau

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/13/2013 10:38:44 AM

New questions are being asked about the ethics of Sen. Harry Reid; a Utah businessman is alleging that his state´s attorney general demanded $600,000 as a bribe to Reid in exchange for dismissal of a federal investigation. Certainly the allegations could be false, but it´s worth noting this isn´t the first time Reid´s name has come up in connection with some pretty shady propositions. Remember the lucrative, underpriced land deal? Or the green energy conflict? There´s so much there, pithily summed up by Investors Business Daily as follows:


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mitzi, 1/13/2013 10:43:02 AM     (No. 9114003)

Let´s see Reid´s tax returns. Did he claim those bribes as income? /s

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Reply 2 - Posted by: vanimal, 1/13/2013 10:54:01 AM     (No. 9114016)

Reid is a criminal there is no doubt about that. This corruption needs to be placed on the laps of all democrats like one man´s believe that you can´t get pregnant from rape issue was placed on the laps of all Republicans.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: cobieone, 1/13/2013 11:06:34 AM     (No. 9114048)

Good luck with that Number 2. Let me know if I can help you find the phone number for ABC/NBC/CBS, etc.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: cartcart, 1/13/2013 11:07:38 AM     (No. 9114055)

Harry Reid is the real number 2.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: youngtexan, 1/13/2013 11:15:25 AM     (No. 9114073)

Dirty Reid won´t get charged with anything. Mark my words.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/13/2013 11:19:18 AM     (No. 9114081)

Looking forward to reading Dingy´s new book, due out this Spring..."How I Made A Fortune: On A Humble Public Servant´s Salary."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: swampy, 1/13/2013 11:32:41 AM     (No. 9114112)

Or as the dems say, It´s not the evidence, it´s the seriousness of the charge.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: The Other Guy, 1/13/2013 11:34:03 AM     (No. 9114115)

The only way Reid would ever be brought up on charges would be if Sheriff Joe of Arizona personally caught him with a literally smoking gun in the act of committing murder. Even then, he´d probably be found innocent if it proceeded to trial. Sad to say, the justice branch of our government is almost as broken as the executive and the legislative. And that extends down to state and county levels in some cases.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: smoolie, 1/13/2013 12:53:43 PM     (No. 9114281)

His nick name was Senator Clean Face for a reason. Look it up.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/13/2013 12:59:33 PM     (No. 9114295)

Harry the Mouse Reid always in hot water...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: chance_232, 1/13/2013 1:03:29 PM     (No. 9114305)

To my knowledge, no one has ponied up any direct evidence that Harry Reid was either involved or took a bribe. That said, I´m on the fence as to whether or not he was and did. I will say that Dingey probably isnt dumb enough to get caught directly. He has little people to act as inter-mediators.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: formerNYer, 1/13/2013 2:06:15 PM     (No. 9114393)

A friend told me that Reid likes young boys.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Penney, 1/13/2013 3:39:57 PM     (No. 9114506)

Is this the accepted norm for dem pols? ...Who is investigating the rest, including the 0bama/Biden decisions regarding their funding of billions to so manynow failed enterprises in the privater sector? Their selective favoritism has resulted in taxpayers´ money going down the drain on follies, while at the same time, driving merited companies out of business. Government should NEVER be in competition with America´s free enterprise system! ...But alas, it IS the nature of the statist beast!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/13/2013 4:20:26 PM     (No. 9114557)

I believe it. Reid was deep into mafia corruption long before he entered politics. The FBI file on him must take up a whole room.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/13/2013 4:32:04 PM     (No. 9114569)

Dingy cashed in on an insider land deal years ago and never declared the income on his senatorial disclosure form. When he got caught,he simply amended the form and walked away undamaged. His son is every bit the crook he is.

If it´s left up to Holder to investigate this,it´ll never happen.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: pickle1, 1/13/2013 5:08:00 PM     (No. 9114604)

I said a million times this is one the reasons they get a lot of money. It´s called money laundering and Nevada is particularly good at it.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: jfodoch, 1/13/2013 7:05:48 PM     (No. 9114729)

I´d like to know more about his relationship with the Mob during his stay on the Nevada State Gaming Commission, not that it would matter to anyone.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: eorsc, 1/14/2013 12:32:17 AM     (No. 9114983)

I´m curious and someone out there must know. What is Harry Reid´s standing in his church. They throw people out for a lot less than he has done.

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