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California Republican congressman pleads guilty for misusing campaign funds

5 days ago   |   By KETV

Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter had previously denied dipping into campaign funds to pay for a slew of personal expenses, including video games, an Italian vacation, groceries and bedding.
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California congressman Hunter pleads guilty in corruption case

California congressman Hunter pleads guilty in corruption case

5 days ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter, a leading California conservative, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a single federal charge of conspiring to misuse campaign funds in a corruption case that could help Democrats gain his traditionally Republican seat.
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Prosecutor says he will seek 1 year for corrupt congressman

5 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

SAN DIEGO - A federal prosecutor said he plans to ask for at least a year in prison for California Rep. Duncan Hunter, who pleaded guilty Tuesday to misusing $250,000 in campaign funds.
Hunter, who had fought the allegations for more than a year, showed no emotion in the courtroom and only spoke in affirming his guilty plea. Outside, he offered a brief statement, saying, “Ï failed to monitor an account for my campaign spending. I made mistakes and that's what today was all about.”
The Republican who was first elected in 2008 declined to say when he would leave office.
Prosecutor Phil...
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California Rep. Duncan Hunter pleads guilty to campaign finance violation

5 days ago   |   By CNBC

California Rep. Duncan Hunter pleaded guilty on Tuesday in federal court to a single felony count of misuse of campaign funds, Reuters reported.
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