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lynnf
02-18-2009, 06:58 AM
why are there so many corrupt people that have been around or picked by Obama?

http://www.nypost.com/seven/02172009/postopinion/opedcolumnists/rahms_rent_is_just_the_tip_of_ethics_ice_155536.ht m


RAHM'S 'RENT' IS JUST THE TIP OF ETHICS ICEBERG


NEWS broke last week that Rahm Emanuel, now White House chief of staff, lived rent- free for years in the home of Rep. Rosa De Lauro (D-Conn.) - and failed to disclose the gift, as congressional ethics rules mandate. But this is only the tip of Emanuel's previously undislosed ethics problems.

One issue is the work Emanuel tossed the way of De Lauro's husband. But the bigger one goes back to Emanuel's days on the board of now-bankrupt mortgage giant Freddie Mac.

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angelatc
02-18-2009, 07:27 AM
The fact that he fought in Israel's Army is a huge issue for me.

I got into a snitty discussion with a Dem about this. De Lauro should pay income taxes on the fair market value of the rent she gave him if it amounts to more than 13k for the year.