03/28/2008 02:43 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Senior Bush ‘04 Campaign Official Sent To Jail For Scheme To Keep Dems Away From Polls...

A senior official in U.S. President George W. Bush's re-election campaign was sentenced to 10 months in prison on Wednesday for his role in suppressing votes in a key U.S. Senate race, a scandal that Democrats charge may involve the White House.

James Tobin, 45, one of three Republican campaign operatives convicted in a phone-jamming scheme designed to keep New Hampshire Democrats from voting in a 2002 election, was convicted in December of two telephone harassment charges.

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