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BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

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BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh


This is likely related to the shady book deal reported here: link


Mayor Pugh is currently on week 4 of a "Leave Of Absence"




IRS too.

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Re: BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

Is this really breaking news?
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Is this really breaking news?
She's a Dem. For the OP; yes, this is super important breaking news.
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Re: BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

Funny how people who seemingly hate the mainstream media so much go out of their way to emulate their style ("BREAKING! GUYS!LOOK!!!!!1") when it suits them.

On topic : neat.
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Old 04-25-19, 08:07 AM
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Corruption in Baltimore. News at 11! this is a pretty messed up situation and she deserves some jail time or fines. Those books are pretty awful.
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A politician using their position for financial gain while in office.

Do I really need to say?

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Re: BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

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Corruption in Baltimore. News at 11! this is a pretty messed up situation and she deserves some jail time or fines. Those books are pretty awful.
It looks like there is some agreement, 8,700 copies of the book are setting in a warehouse.

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Re: BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

Did she cry about the number of FBI agents that were used and that they had their guns with them?
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Did she cry about the number of FBI agents that were used and that they had their guns with them?
Not yet, maybe they will be putting out a statement.

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Re: BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

Some more context and commentary from John Oliver a few weeks back.

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Re: BREAKING: FBI, IRS raid home of Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh

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She's a Dem. For the OP; yes, this is super important breaking news.
Ding ding ding, we have a winnah!

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Some more context and commentary from John Oliver a few weeks back.
I thought that I had just seen this story on Last Week Tonight.
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I thought that I had just seen this story on Last Week Tonight.
Also because when I read this:

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On topic : neat.
I heard it in Oliver's voice..
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I heard it in Oliver's voice..
Oh yeah, totally, I'm sure that was Dan's intention.
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Actually no! But I see what you guys mean.
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Closing thread due to violation of political forum rule: "Just posting an article and link, particularly as the first post in a thread, w/o any additional commentary to continue the dialog is not allowed. If it's good enough to post it's worth commenting on as well."
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