Virginia state delegate Joe Morrissey, who is in jail after he pleaded guilty to charges relating to a relationship with his teenage office assistant, has finally agreed to resign, but announced that he will run in the special election to be held in January.
Democratic Virginia state delegate Joseph Morrissey, who reached a plea agreement for charges relating to a sexual relationship he had with his 17-year-old office assistant, is yet to decide whether he will resign or commute to work from jail.
“Fuck off,” George Lancelot told the judge after being sentenced to 20 months in prison for his 177 conviction of swearing and public drunkenness.
A Democratic campaign strategist who worked on President Obama’s 2004 Senate campaign pleaded guilty to one count of conspiring to commit wire fraud, Town Hall reports.
State Sen. Ben Hueso (D., San Diego) was arrested early Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Monticello, New York, Democratic Mayor Gordon Jenkins—a member of Michael Bloomberg’s Mayors Against Illegal Guns—was arrested Thursday on bribery charges, the latest in a long string of legal and ethical foibles by Jenkins.
Jedediah Fox-Udall, the son of Democratic Sen. Mark Udall (Colo.), pleaded guilty on Thursday to burglary and breaking into cars after being high on heroin, though his drug possession charge was thrown out.
Obama megadonor Kareem Ahmed was indicted Tuesday by a California grand jury in an alleged multimillion-dollar insurance kickback scheme, TPM reports.