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Resource ID: #21654
Subject: Politicians
Source: Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)
Date: June 3, 4, 23-25; July 3, 9, 13, 15; Dec. 7



This investigation uncovered a "culture of corruption and questionable ethics" in the New Jersey Commerce and Economic Growth Commission. Specifically, Commerce Secretary William Watley and his Chief of Staff, Lesly Devereaux abused their positions and cost the taxpayers a lot of money. After these articles were published, Watley resigned and Devereaux was indicted on criminal charges.

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