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Cough: Menendez Repeatedly Intervened on Disgraced Donor's Behalf

bmitchell671 Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 11:59 PM
Saloman Melgen, an atheist secular Jew whose family ran to the Dominican to escape pograms. Then of course he immigrates to the US and see the pot of gold called Medicare. Viva Nagila

When we left off, New Jersey Democrat Sen. Bob Menendez was decrying "right wing blogs" for engaging in "smears" against his good name.  Accusations that the Senator took undisclosed flights on a political ally's private jet to the Dominican Republic for liaisons with prostitutes -- some of whom are alleged to have been underage -- are "absolutely false," he's insisted.  Except...he's copped to the flights and has forked over a handsome sum to correct his $60,000 "mistake."  And the New York Times reported that Menendez flexed his political muscles to promote a $500 million port security contract for a firm owned...