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Tuesday, January 3, 2006

Happy New Year

Posted by on January 3 at 7:10 AM

Republican sleazeball Jack Abramoff agrees to a plea deal.

Abramoff will also agree to cooperate in any ongoing federal investigations in Washington, said his Miami attorney Neal Sonnett. Prosecutors there are investigating several members of Congress who allegedly received favors from Abramoff or his clients.

It’s a story that fills Dem hearts with glee and Republican trousers with crap. It’s also a good way to begin 2006a very good omen.

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Good omen, or prelude to a slap on the wrist?

He's agreed to a 10 year sentence, which is hardly a slap on the wrist.

It could also be seen as getting it out of the way early so the public can forget by November - I'm not ready to gloat until we win some elections.


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