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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...

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 ...

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...

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 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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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, ...

Sordid Tale of Bob McDonnell Totally Explains Income Inequality

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

These arrangements enrich some politicians and CEOs while impoverishing everyone else. The resulting rising income inequality is deliberate, not an accidental slip of some clumsy invisible hand of the market.

Bob McDonnell Had His Charm, E-I-E-I-O...

Rick Horowitz | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

A Scandal Sing-Along!...

Bob McDonnell, Wife Plead Not Guilty To Corruption Charges

Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have pleaded not guilty to federal corruption charges. Bob and Maureen McDon...

Three Plays, Three Scripts: Obama's Drone, Christie's Dodge and McDonnell's Dig

Alan Kelly | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics
Alan Kelly

If, as the adage goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, then the weight of the recent landmark speeches by Messrs. Obama, Christie and McDonnell is telling... maybe.

Gov. Gifty Appearing In Court

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Jan 24 (Reuters) - Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his wife are scheduled to make their...

Luke Johnson

Bob McDonnell, Wife Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and his wife, Maureen, were indicted by a federal grand jury Tuesday on a combined 14 counts rela...

Bob McDonnell, Wife Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges: Report

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and wife Maureen were indicted on federal corruption charges Monday, the Washington Post reports. The couple...

Prosecutors To Decide Soon On Filing Charges Against McDonnell

Washington Post | Posted 08.18.2013 | Politics

Attorneys for Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will spend Monday locked in separate hours-long meetings trying to convince fed...

McDonnell Scandal Gets Even More Complicated

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2013 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien Aug 17 (Reuters) - The first lady of Virginia bought and held Star Scientific stock when she and her husband Gover...

Investigators Reportedly Looking At Virginia First Lady's Free Dental Work

The Washington Post | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

RICHMOND — Investigators looking into gifts to Gov. Robert F. McDonnell and his family have asked questions about whether first lady Maureen McDonne...