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Gothmog

(147,712 posts)
Fri Aug 15, 2014, 06:55 PM Aug 2014

Goodhair is indicted

This is great news http://www.texastribune.org/2014/08/15/grand-jury-indicts-perry-abuse-authority/

A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion as part of an ethics inquiry into his veto of funding for the state’s public integrity unit.

The inquiry began last summer after a ethics complaint was filed, alleging that Perry had improperly used a veto to deny funding for the unit, which is housed in the Travis County district attorney’s office and focuses on government corruption and tax fraud.

Goodhair is at the Iowa state fair today. This will add to his enjoyment
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Goodhair is indicted (Original Post) Gothmog Aug 2014 OP
woohoo!!! Ilsa Aug 2014 #1
Juanita Jean is going to have fun with this Gothmog Aug 2014 #2
He might choke on that one. TexasTowelie Aug 2014 #5
I'm waiting for MSNBC to comment AndreaCG Aug 2014 #3
Yay! Christmas came early this year. nt Laffy Kat Aug 2014 #4
Somewhere Molly is laughing... easychoice Aug 2014 #6
Yeah I thought I smelled a stink in the air up here. 47of74 Aug 2014 #7
It's about time! nt chervilant Aug 2014 #8
. hrmjustin Aug 2014 #9
I will be seeing Juanita Jean this afternoon Gothmog Aug 2014 #10
These are state jail felonies, yes? PDittie Aug 2014 #11
I will ask Don Bankston this afternoon Gothmog Aug 2014 #12

Gothmog

(147,712 posts)
2. Juanita Jean is going to have fun with this
Fri Aug 15, 2014, 07:01 PM
Aug 2014

Here are her comments about Perry at the Iowa state fair. http://www.juanitajean.com/2014/08/15/rick-rick-no/

Deep breath.

Rick Perry hearts Rick Perry. He’s at the Iowa State Fair.

The Texas governor addressed the Iowa State Fair on Tuesday, and when the moderator thanked him after his speech, Perry reportedly said: “You’re welcome. I’m awesome!


No, no you’re not.


Gothmog

(147,712 posts)
10. I will be seeing Juanita Jean this afternoon
Sat Aug 16, 2014, 09:23 AM
Aug 2014

She was really happy last night when I called her about this event During the call she reminded me that I need to come to an event that she was hosting

PDittie

(8,322 posts)
11. These are state jail felonies, yes?
Sat Aug 16, 2014, 09:36 AM
Aug 2014

Which is to say that in order to avoid prison on a trial conviction -- minimum 5 years for the first degree crime -- he would need to plea-bargain for probation, yes?

Gothmog

(147,712 posts)
12. I will ask Don Bankston this afternoon
Sat Aug 16, 2014, 11:00 AM
Aug 2014

I am attending an event that he and Juanita Jean are hosting.

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