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Sat Apr 6, 2019, 08:27 PM

Fed pick, Stephen Moore, was held in contempt of court

By Amanda Sakuma
Apr 6, 2019, 11:03am EDT

One of President Donald Trump’s new picks to serve on the Federal Reserve Board, Trumponomics author Stephen Moore, was found to be in contempt of court in 2012 for failing to pay more than $300,000 in alimony and child support.

Court filings recently unearthed by The Guardian’s Jon Swain and David Smith show Moore repeatedly failed to make payments that were part of a 2011 divorce settlement with his ex-wife, Allison Moore. Not only was Moore found in contempt of court, but his failure to comply with the terms of his settlement even prompted a judge to order the sale of his house to satisfy his debts.

According to court records, several police officers accompanied relators and a locksmith to to Moore’s home in May 2013 to change the locks and prepare the property for buyers. Only after the court-sanctioned break-in did Moore pay roughly two-thirds of what he owed his ex-wife, court filings show ...

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2019/4/6/18298063/trump-fed-reserve-stephen-moore-contempt-ex-wife

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Sat Apr 6, 2019, 08:52 PM

1. This is like a 4 day old story ... no offense :) (nt)

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Sat Apr 6, 2019, 11:13 PM

2. Tomorrow it may be five days old. But it seems current as long as the jackass is still a nominee

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