Posts Tagged ‘special prosecutor’

Forever Wrong

31May10

Governor Ed Rendell, spinning on behalf of the Obama administration, says the job offer to Joe Sestak was fine because it’s just business as usual. … it’s happened in politics for time immemorial. I did the same thing in 2006 to ask a former congressman, Joe Hoeffel, to drop out of the race against Bob […]


The Attorney General is refusing to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate what job may have been offered to Congressman Sestak to get out of the race against Arlen Specter. Sestak, a former vice admiral in the Navy, first alleged in February that the White House offered him a high-ranking position in the administration last […]


Now that he’s knocked off Arlen Specter and he’s the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate from PA, Republicans want to know more about failed attempts by the White House to keep Joe Sestak out of that senate race. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Ranking Member Darrell Issa wants to open an ethics investigation on […]


Issa Problem

19Apr10

Did the White House commit a felony, offering a congressman a job to get him out of the race against Arlen Specter in Pennsylvania? The possible crime involves the claim – made by Rep. Joe Sestak (D-Pa.) – that a White House official offered him a high-level administration job in exchange for Sestak dropping out of […]