Rep. Barney Frank

Nov 22, 08 Rep. Barney Frank

Posted by in Democrats, Featured, Power Scandals

Barney Frank (D-MA) Barney Frank Congressman (D-MA), Lived with convicted felon Steve Gobie who ran a gay prostitution operation from Frank’s apartment without his knowledge (REALLY?). Frank was Admonished by Congress for using his congressional privilege to eliminate 33 parking tickets attributed to Gobie (1987). More...

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Rep. Spencer Bachus

Nov 01, 08 Rep. Spencer Bachus

Posted by in Money Scandals, Republicans

Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL) Spencer Bachus aggressively traded stock options and shorted the market during the 2008 financial crisis, making large sums of money — all thanks to private briefings from the Treasury Department and the Federal Reserve. Although not illegal from a law perspective (if you can imagine that!) for government...

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