Political Corruption

(Pa. state senator LeAnna Washington leaves her preliminary hearing in Abington, Pa.   March 26th file photo by Brad Segall)

Year In Review: LeAnna Washington Resigns From Office After Pleading Guilty To Felony Charge

Long-time State Senator LeAnna Washington resigned from office this year after pleading guilty to a felony charge related to a political corruption investigation by the state attorney general’s office.

12/28/2014

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Local Officials Resist State Takeover Of Atlantic City’s Casino Districts

City Council this week voted for a resolution that pushes for changes in the state takeover particularly the part that puts planning and zoning decisions around the casinos in the hands of a state authority.

04/17/2011