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Wed Apr 27, 2016, 04:25 PM

McCain Campaign Cuts Ties With Fundraiser Arrested In Meth Lab Bust

Source: TPM

By ALLEGRA KIRKLAND PublishedAPRIL 27, 2016, 3:26 PM EDT


A fundraiser for Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) re-election campaign was arrested Tuesday after Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies said they found an active meth lab and other illegal drugs at her Phoenix residence, the Arizona Republic reported.

Emily Pitha, 34, and her boyfriend, Christopher Hustrulid, 36, face felony drug charges, according to the report. Pitha previously served as a constituent service representative for former Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) and Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ).

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office told the Republic that they first learned of potential illegal activity at the home after a parcel containing over 250 grams of MDMA arrived there Tuesday from the Netherlands. Upon entering the residence with a search warrant, detectives discovered the meth lab, along with a cornucopia of other drugs including LSD, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine, according to the Republic. Officials also found $7,000 in loose currency and counterfeit money.

The McCain campaign quickly announced it had ended its relationship with Pitha.....

Read more: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/mccain-fundraiser-arrested-meth-bust



LOL!! John McCain IS Heisenberg!!!!!!



Maybe he should get one of those jazzy hats!!!


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Reply McCain Campaign Cuts Ties With Fundraiser Arrested In Meth Lab Bust (Original post)
MADem Apr 2016 OP
Major Nikon Apr 2016 #1
47of74 Apr 2016 #3
Major Nikon Apr 2016 #6
dembotoz Apr 2016 #2
Zambero Apr 2016 #4
MADem Apr 2016 #5
Dont call me Shirley Apr 2016 #7

Response to MADem (Original post)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 04:33 PM

1. Having crooks as cronies is a reoccurring theme with McCain

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Response to Major Nikon (Reply #1)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 04:57 PM

3. Hell it's a recurring theme with Republicans period.

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Response to 47of74 (Reply #3)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 05:39 PM

6. True, but in his case he tends to be in on the deal

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Response to MADem (Original post)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 04:36 PM

2. she said she worked in big pharma.....

i can see this happening. she seems to have worked with the gop for some time

can see how she would pass scrutiny

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Response to MADem (Original post)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 05:18 PM

4. The ghost of Wasilla present

Poor McCain cannot even shake the past version of said ghost and all of its trappings.

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Response to Zambero (Reply #4)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 05:29 PM

5. LOL!!!!

More to the point, where will the Caribou Barbie Klan get their product, now that their dealer has been jailed??

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Response to MADem (Original post)

Wed Apr 27, 2016, 07:03 PM

7. McCain, palling around with meth makers...

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