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Resource ID: #21043
Subject: Financial Investigations
Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
Date: Feb 3, April 13, 23, June 15, Nov 9, 28, 2003



This story investigates one particular legislator, a representative of the North Philly district.The investigation found that he was funnelling funds to a questionable community group run by his aide and had falsified bills to show his expenditures. This reporter found out that the legislator had never authored any bills since the 1960's. This report also covers the expensive car leases that legislators enjoy - a total of almost $850,000 coming from the taxpayers pockets.

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