The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent our advertisers

Friday, February 06, 2015

Democrat Alcee Hastings (Impeached for Bribery - Future Chairman of Intelligence Committee)

Hastings was impeached for corruption and perjury in 1981 for accepting a $150,000 bribe. He was only the sixth Judge to be removed from office by the Senate.

Congressman Hastings is a member of the powerful House Rules Committee and is a senior Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI). On the HPSCI, Hastings is the Ranking Democratic Member of the Subcommittee on Terrorism and Homeland Security. The Terrorism Subcommittee is the primary committee in Congress which has direct oversight of the programs and activities of the intelligence community that relate to U.S. homeland security and to counterterrorism, including capabilities, resources, policies and procedures.



Stu Stinchfield said...

You remember what that POS pelosi said about obama care, we have to pass the bill to find out whats in it,well this is the same thing we have to have him head the intellegence commitee to find out if he will sell our secret information to ISIS and Russia.Certainly makes me sleep better at night knowing we have people like this running our country

Anonymous said...

I remember Alcee Hastings from when I lived in Miami 30 years ago. He was a judge and the most corrupt, money-grubbing, racist person I had ever met.

Anonymous said...

What a country we live in. I thought we had laws that protected us from criminals running for office.