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Embattled U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter Illegally Used Campaign Funds for Multiple Extramarital Affairs: Prosecutors

4 monthes ago   |   By Time

Federal prosecutors say U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter of California illegally used campaign funds to finance romantic flings with a series of women, spending thousands of dollars on meals, drinks and vacations.
Allegations about the married Republican congressman's affairs were outlined in a government court filing late Monday connected to charges he and his wife misspent more than $200,000 on trips and personal expenses.
Margaret Hunter pleaded guilty this month to one corruption count and agreed to testify against her husband.
Prosecutors say the evidence about the congressman's affairs is...
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Prosecutors Allege Rep. Duncan Hunter Used Campaign Funds to Support Five Affairs

4 monthes ago   |   By Slate

That's *at least* five, they said.
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Republican Duncan Hunter Illegally Used Campaign Funds for Multiple Extramarital Affairs, Prosecutors Allege

4 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

Prosecutors have accused the congressman of funding five romantic relationships with women involved in politics, including lobbyists, aides to leadership members and even one of his own staffers.
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Rep. Duncan Hunter allegedly used campaign funds on multiple extramarital affairs

Rep. Duncan Hunter allegedly used campaign funds on multiple extramarital affairs

4 monthes ago   |   By Think Progress

New Justice Department filings revealed this week that Rep. Duncan Hunter may have used campaign funds to finance extramarital affairs with multiple women.
The filings are part of a larger case against the sitting congressman, who, along with his wife Margaret - who previously served as his campaign manager - was indicted on charges of embezzling $250,000 in campaign funds over several years.
The California Republican has denied the charges, called them politically motivated, and has moved to have them dismissed on the grounds of bias on the part of the prosecutors. He also suggested that...
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Prosecutors: Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds to pursue affairs

Prosecutors: Rep. Duncan Hunter used campaign funds to pursue affairs

4 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Federal prosecutors have accused Rep. Duncan Hunter of improperly using campaign funds to pursue numerous romantic affairs with congressional aides and lobbyists, according to a new court filing late Monday night. The Justice Department alleged that Hunter and his wife Margaret Hunter illegally diverted $250,000 in campaign funds for personal use, including to fund lavish vacations and their children's school tuition. Monday's court filings also spell out allegations that Hunter routinely used campaign funds to pay for Ubers, bar tabs, hotel rooms and other expenses to fund his...
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