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    This just breaks my heart...


    Sen. Clinton's Finance Director Indicted

    WASHINGTON (Jan. 6) -- Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's former finance director has been indicted on charges of causing false campaign finance reports to be filed with the Federal Election Commission, the Justice Department said Friday.

    The indictment of David Rosen, unsealed in Los Angeles, focuses on his fund-raising for an Aug. 12, 2000, gala for Clinton in Los Angeles. The New York Democrat was still first lady at the time.

    While the event allegedly cost more than $1.2 million, the indictment said, Rosen reported contributions of about $400,000, knowing the figure to be false.

    The indictment charged that Rosen provided some documents to the an FEC compliance officer but withheld the true costs of the event and provided false documents to substantiate the lower figure.

    In one instance, Rosen obtained and delivered a fraudulent invoice stating the cost of a concert associated with the gala was $200,000 when he know that figure was false, according to the indictment. The actual cost of the concert was more than $600,000.

    Each of the four counts of making a false statement carries a maximum penalty of up to five years in prison and up to $250,000 in fines upon conviction.

    01/07/05 17:05 EST

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    He is going to jail! And, this will not positively affect Senator Clinton's bid to run for the democratic nomination in 2008.

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    I hate to see anyone doing misdeeds in our government. There is too much of this stuff done by both parties.

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    does anyone honestly think people are in government to make a differance?

    Yes, a differance in thier pockets!! It's all about the money................MAN!!!

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    Cycleon is offline AR-Hall of Famer / Retired
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    looks like a deal where everyone but clinton got screwed - I doubt rosen made a cent off of it - it was just to hide a big contributor

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