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Ted Stevens Corruption

Misconduct Charges Fly In Ted Stevens Case

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department's internal ethics watchdog said Thursday that two prosecutors in the bungled corruption case against then-Se...

Ted Stevens Partying In D.C., Working On Memoir

The Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Oh how the world turns. While his prosecutors are now under investigation for misconduct, the curmudgeonly ex-senator Ted Stevens is back on the Washi...

Stevens: Justice Was Served (Damn!)

Lionel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Whether it's Ted Stevens, Rush Limbaugh or Ann Coulter (OK, maybe not Coulter) the law is the law and we should celebrate when justice is served. Even if that means that the guilty walk.

Alaska House Demands Canonization For "Uncle" Ted!

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

I think Mr. Stevens should wait as least as long as the interned Japanese during WWII did for their apology.

Judge Opens Case Against Ted Stevens Prosecutors

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and MATT APUZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A seething federal judge dismissed the corruption conviction of former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens on Tuesday and took the rare and ser...

One System, Two Realities

James E. Coleman Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James E. Coleman Jr.

Many of the people who will praise Mr. Holder for dropping the charges against Mr. Stevens won't care that the same kind of misconduct routinely taints the trials of those who are not "connected."

Ted Stevens' Prosecutor To Be Held In Contempt

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — An angry federal judge held Justice Department attorneys in contempt Friday for failing to deliver documents to former Sen. Ted Ste...

Stevens Trial Erupts In Even More Scandal: Investigating FBI Agent May Have Had Relations With Key Witness

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attorneys for former Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) have accused an FBI agent involved in the Stevens corruption investigation of having an inappropriate...

Murkowski Solicits Bush For Ted Stevens Pardon

Anchorage Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With less than 48 hours left of the Bush presidency, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski's spokesman said Sunday that Murkowski had asked the White House to pard...

Governors Gone Wild!

Midwin Charles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Midwin Charles

The cardinal rule of a nominee is: agree with the candidate at the top of the ticket, at least until the election is won. But Palin spent the last month of the campaign disagreeing with McCain's position on, oh, everything.

Ted Stevens Declares Himself Unfit to Stand Trial

Katie Halper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katie Halper

Stevens' awareness that he was engaged in a battle between bear and oil, good and bad, right and wrong renewed his sense of purpose, but also triggered his bipolar condition and delusions of mobility, political sway, and brute force.

Ted Stevens' Farewell Speech: "God Bless Alaska And Our Governor" (VIDEO)

HuffPost | Dan Duray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The recently-convicted, recently-ousted Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska gave his farewell address to the Senate this morning. The 85-year-old was the ...

Stevens loses Alaska Senate race

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Sen. Ted Stevens, the longest serving Republican in Senate history, narrowly lost his re-election bid Tuesday, marking the d...

Stevens Trails Begich In Alaska Senate Race

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Just as Sen. Ted Stevens appeared set to return to Congress, felony conviction and all, his re-election bid has faltered. If...

Stevens Fights Expulsion, Begs Colleagues "To Give Him A Chance"

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Convicted Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska), facing possible expulsion from the Republican Conference next week, is contacting his Republican colleagues and...

Ted Stevens Juror Lied, Left Trial To Go To Horse Races

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A juror who vanished during Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens' corruption trial told the judge Monday she lied about her father dying and fle...

Does Ted Stevens Know Prison Is A "Series Of Bars"?

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Filipowicz

Maybe Stevens can ask Palin for help. She was the director of a 527 called "Ted Stevens Excellence in Public Service, Inc." Perhaps she can help him form a new one.

Seth Colter Walls

Stevens Conviction Means Senate Race Is "Over," Pollster Says | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Independent Alaska pollster Ivan Moore tells the Huffington Post that Sen. Ted Stevens' conviction on seven corruption charges means that "his race is...

Ted Stevens Trial Jury Seeks To Oust Member Following "Violent Outbursts"

AP | MATT APUZZO and JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Thursday warned jurors at Sen. Ted Stevens' corruption trial to be courteous and respectful of each other after ...

Ted Stevens' Trial Sees Him Butt Heads With Prosecutor: "So, If You Say It's Not A Gift, It's Not A Gift?"

AP | MATT APUZZO and JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Jurors were offered conflicting views of Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens during a four-week corruption trial: a cantankerous but credible s...

Ted Stevens Corruption Trial: Stevens Takes The Stand, Is Combative

AP | MATT APUZZO and JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A combative Sen. Ted Stevens angrily jousted with a federal prosecutor Friday over his relationship with a crooked businessman who ...

Seth Colter Walls

Dems Use FBI's Wiretap Against Stevens In New Ad | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It won't likely be crowed the flashiest ad of the season, but the latest television spot produced by Democrats fighting the reelection of Alaska Sen. ...

Ted Stevens Trial Winds Down For Prosecution

AP | TOM HAYS and JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Wednesday refused another defense request to declare a mistrial in the corruption case against Sen. Ted Stevens,...

Ted Stevens Tape Reveals Senator's Plan: "Lay Low"

AP | TOM HAYS and JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In October 2006, a longtime loyalist of Sen. Ted Stevens called him up with a big problem: The FBI, he said, was breathing down his...

Alaska Oil Man And Star Witness In Sen. Stevens Corruption Trial Under Investigation For Sex Abuse

Tony Hopfinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tony Hopfinger

A friend of Stevens, Allen is under investigation for allegedly carrying on a sexual relationship with a teenage prostitute nine years ago.