Friday, November 25, 2005

Documents tie Taylor to lobbyist in ethics case

Crossposted from Scrutiny Hooligans:

The Associated Press reports "More than a dozen members of Congress intervened to help Indian tribes win federal school construction money while accepting political donations from the tribes, their lobbyist Jack Abramoff or his firm..."

" 2002, Taylor received $1,000 from the Cherokee tribe (which won funding this year) a few months after he sent a letter urging funding for an Abramoff-backed tribe. He also received $2,000 from an Abramoff tribe in 2002 just before signing a letter..."

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