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Former Arkansas lawmaker pleads guilty to conspiring to embezzle $4M from nonprofit

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Former state Rep. Eddie Wayne Cooper pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring with others to embezzle more than $4 million from a Missouri-based nonprofit.

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TravisBickle says...

A crooked politician??!! I've never heard of such a thing!!

Posted 13 February 2018, 10:14 a.m. Suggest removal

tngilmer says...

Democrats and Republicans are both crooked peas in the same pod.

Posted 13 February 2018, 10:26 a.m. Suggest removal

tahmo54 says...

I thought only nursing homes claimed to be “non profit” so that they could funnel millions of dollars to political candidates. But I guess if one industry gets away with it, it’s just a matter of time until others jump on the corruption bandwagon. We have made a mess of our political system.

Posted 13 February 2018, 10:31 a.m. Suggest removal

Murphy01 says...

The lack of comments from the same folks that had plenty to say about Republican Jakes Files is very interesting.

Posted 13 February 2018, 11:19 a.m. Suggest removal

DavidWB says...

Murphy01, that’s because it’s not a crime for a Democrat Politician to commit a felony. It’s a resume enhancer.

Posted 13 February 2018, 5:40 p.m. Suggest removal

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