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Uh oh: Did Menendez Fail to Report Another Private Caribbean Flight?

Viva la Muerte! Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 9:23 PM
I find it shocking that Raul doesn't find countries that force children into sex slavery shocking. I suppose that in his native country people like him just consider that one of their "traditions," though. And yes, -of course- Menendez was there specifically for the child prostitutes, otherwise he'd have just gone to Nevada.

It's been a busy news week, so perhaps Sen. Bob Menendez is hoping other stories will detract attention from significant developments in his ongoing ethics scandal.  Not here, they won't.  The New Jersey Democrat has already admitted accepting two flights to the Dominican Republic on an embattled donor's private jet, visits on which he's alleged to have hired prostitutes, at least one of whom may have been underage.  Confronted with clear evidence of these undisclosed trips, Menendez said he was only guilty of an oversight, and cut a personal check for nearly $60,000 covering the expenses.  (This supposed...