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Jeffrey Thompson

DC Political Scandal Moves to DC Mayor and Beyond the Beltway

Debbie Hines | Posted 05.14.2014 | DC
Debbie Hines

While no one knows how this case will unfold in the most likely months ahead, one thing is for sure. It's not over for Mayor Vincent Gray.

Possible Prosecutorial Misconduct in Jeffrey Thompson Case

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 03.12.2014 | DC
Peter D. Rosenstein

U.S. Attorney Ron Machen appears to be coming very close to the line, if he hasn't already crossed it, of prosecutorial misconduct in his zeal to 'get...

Why One Man Watched Every Single 'Law & Order' Episode

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 02.10.2014 | TV

We all want to believe that binge-watching is productive, but in reality we're really just lazily watching TV. Jeff Thompson however, an artist and...

Questionable Group Gave Huge Boost To Clinton

Center For Public Integrity | Alan Suderman and Ben Wieder | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

Employees of a Washington, D.C.-based accounting firm that federal prosecutors called an “assembly line for illegal campaign contributions” donate...

Vincent Gray and DC Government: What Happens Now?

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 09.16.2012 | DC
Peter D. Rosenstein

The corruption of politics needs to be stopped. It is epidemic across the nation. But as we work on changing the rules, let us never forget that sometimes candidates aren't always personally responsible for the misdeeds of their friends.

D.C. Scandal Points the Way to Legalized Corruption

Bob Edgar | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics
Bob Edgar

Members of the Supreme Court and other innocents who think we needn't worry too much about the way money is being thrown around in politics these days might want to pay attention to what's been happening lately to Washington, D.C.'s local government.

Man In Mayor Gray's Inner Circle Pleads Guilty To Destroying Evidence

Posted 05.22.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Thomas Gore, the assistant campaign treasurer on District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign, is expected to be in federal c...

KARAOKE KO: Applebee's Singer Strips, Punches Manager After Bad Review

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.19.2012 | Weird News

He must have been singing Creed. A man knocked out a manager of a Florida Applebee's late Sunday after employees cut him off during his one-man sho...

Matt Sledge

Governor's Contributions May Be From Firm Tied To Federal Probe

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 03.15.2012 | DC

Thompson, Cobb, Bazilio & Associates, an accounting firm whose chairman and CEO is at the center of a campaign corruption probe in D.C. may have excee...

D.C. Mayor Linked To Growing Campaign-Finance Scandal

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.16.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray personally handled as much as $100,000 in campaign donations linked to a politically-connected f...

Local D.C. Campaign-Finance Scandal Grows

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.14.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Local elections officials in the District of Columbia are conducting a "random audit" of last year's special election campaign of D.C. C...