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Maureen McDonnell Sentenced To One Year And One Day In Prison

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell was sentenced Friday to one year and one day in prison for corruption charges. McDonnell and her husba...

Maureen McDonnell To Be Sentenced For Corruption

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2015 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va., Feb 20 (Reuters) - Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell faces sentencing on Friday for taking bribes from a businessman, with...

One Governor Down, One Governor to Go?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

There's something rotten in the State of Wisconsin...

Gov. Gifty's Attorney Vows To Appeal Corruption Conviction

AP | By LARRY O'DELL and ALAN SUDERMAN | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kathleen L. Carmody said she voted for Bob McDonnell and thought he was "terrific for Virginia" as governor — but as a juror ...

Paige Lavender

Bob McDonnell, Wife Maureen Found Guilty On Corruption Charges

HuffingtonPost.com | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and his wife Maureen were found guilty on corruption charges on Thursday. Bob McDonnell was found guilty of ...

Jury Deliberating Bob McDonnell Corruption Case

AP | LARRY O'DELL | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The public corruption case against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, is in the hands of a federal jury....

Defense Rests In Bob McDonnell's Corruption Trial

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 27 (Reuters) - Defense lawyers rested their case on Wednesday as the corruption and fraud trial o...

Daughter Says Maureen McDonnell Had 'Mild Obsession' With Jonnie Williams

AP | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The eldest daughter of former Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Wednesday that her parents' marriage had been troubled for many year...

Bob McDonnell Says Prosecutor's Accusation Is 'Completely Off Base'

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics

(Adds more testimony by McDonnell) By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 26 (Reuters) - Former Virginia Governor Robert ...

Bob McDonnell Back On The Witness Stand In Corruption Trial

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va., Aug 26 (Reuters) - Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell returns for more prosecution questioning on Tuesday during the fifth wee...

Analysis of the Bob McDonnell Trial and That Crazy Story About Pagans and Fortune Tellers (Video)

Dan McDermott | Posted 10.23.2014 | DC
Dan McDermott

I discussed the corruption trial of former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell and the controversy over whether Front Royal, Va. should keep a ban against fortune tellers, "gypsies" and practitioners of the "magic arts."

Bob McDonnell Says Joy Ride In CEO's Ferrari Was No 'Big Deal'

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT and LARRY O'DELL and ALAN SUDERMAN | Posted 08.21.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell downplayed the significance of his joy ride in a Ferrari owned by a former CEO of a dietary supplemen...

Bob McDonnell Testifies That He Is No Longer Living With His Wife

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell wrote a long, forlorn email to his wife three years ago trying to save his marriage, calling her his ...

Bob McDonnell Testifies In His Corruption Trial

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT and LARRY O'DELL | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell took the stand in his public corruption trial Wednesday as his lawyers put on day three of their defe...

Defense Lawyers Move For Acquittal In McDonnell Trial

Reuters | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 15 (Reuters) - Defense lawyers for former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his wife, Mauree...

Prosecutors To Wrap Up Corruption Case Against Bob And Maureen McDonnell

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 13 (Reuters) - The prosecution's case against former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his w...

Former State AG Testifies In Bob McDonnell Trial

AP | LARRY O'DELL | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The wealthy businessman who lavished former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife with thousands of dollars in gifts and loa...

Bob McDonnell Touted Pill Marketed By Questionable Donor At Meeting, Official Says

AP | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell ended a meeting in his office by touting the effectiveness of an anti-inflammatory pill mark...

Maureen McDonnell's Ex-Aide Called Her A 'Nutbag'

AP | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The onetime chief of staff to Virginia's former first lady said Wednesday that she never saw any hint of a romantic relationshi...

Focus Of McDonnell Corruption Trial Takes Unusual Turn

Reuters | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics

(Updates with Tuesday testimony) By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 5 (Reuters) - A top Virginia health adviser testi...

Maureen McDonnell Reportedly Told Ann Romney A Dietary Supplement Could Cure Her MS

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics

Maureen McDonnell, wife of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R), told Ann Romney that a drug from the company run by the man she and her husband are...

Star Witness In McDonnell Trial Denies Affair With Former Governor's Wife

AP | LARRY O'DELL | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The key prosecution witness in former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's trial testified Monday that he never saw any signs the gove...

Jason Linkins

Bob McDonnell's Legal Team Unfurls Genius 'It's-All-The-Woman's-Fault' Defense Strategy

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics

Remember former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell? He was once thought of as a possible Republican presidential candidate by the people who evaluate such ma...

Trial Reveals McDonnell's Wife Had 'Crush' On CEO

AP | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An attorney for the wife of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says during the couple's corruption trial that their marriage wa...

McDonnell, Wife Face Corruption Charges

Reuters | Posted 09.27.2014 | Politics

(Updates with jury selection complete, case adjourned until Tuesday for opening arguments) By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, ...