Caught On Tape: State House Scoundrels

An ABC News investigation has found that corporate interests and their lobbyists are increasingly turning to state legislatures for lucrative contracts and favorable regulations, a dynamic that has bred a string of unsavory political scandals in state capitals around the nation. At least 80 state legislators have been indicted or convicted in the last five years. The state house remains an often overlooked arm of American government, even as state legislators exercise control over more than a...Full Story
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