Sen. Reid calls US Congress 'most corrupt in history'
In the finest examples of the pot calling the kettle black, Sen. Reid calls US Congress 'most corrupt in history.'
U.S. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid called the Republican-led Congress "the most corrupt in history" on Sunday, and distanced himself from lobbyist Jack Abramoff, at the center of an escalating probe.
"Don't lump me in with Jack Abramoff. This is a Republican scandal," Reid told Fox News Sunday, saying he never received any money from Abramoff
. Bold face lying
He failes to realize of course that many democrats have been recieving moneys from Abramoff including himself.
Reid, like many members of Congress, Democrats and Republicans, has received campaign contributions from Abramoff clients. Some lawmakers
, but Reid gave no indication he would do so. I'm guessing 66grand will do that
. One would think all that casino money isn't good enough.
Appearing on Fox TV, Reid said, "Abramoff gave me no money. His firm gave me no money. He may have worked (at) a firm where people have given me money."
A Reid aide later explained that the senator received money from a political action committee affiliated with a firm where Abramoff had worked, but Abramoff did not contribute to it.
Who are these Democrats? Click the image below to see a graphic, titled A Web Of Hypocrisy II: Abramoff Edition which gives you just a small snapshot of the Democrats' hypocrisy when it comes to their attacks on Tom DeLay and Republicans for having connections to Jack Abramoff...