03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Kerik Defends Giuliani's Taxpayer-Funded Romps!

Bernie Kerik vouches for Rudy on the Shag Fund (from the Times) ...

Bernard B. Kerik, who was Mr. Giuliani's police commissioner when some of the charges were billed, said in an interview yesterday that the security detail's travel expenses would normally come out of the Police Department's budget.

"There would be no need for anyone to conceal his detail's travel expenses," said Mr. Kerik, who was indicted earlier this month on unrelated federal tax fraud and corruption charges. "And I think It's ridiculous for anyone to suggest that the mayor or his staff attempted to do so."

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