Slayer of the DP Newsbot
- Aug 27, 2005
- Reaction score
- Houston, TX
- Political Leaning
WASHINGTON – A former congressman was sentenced to 10 years in prison and ordered to pay $1 million in restitution for defrauding charitable donors to pay for his personal expenses, the Justice Department announced Wednesday.
Stephen Stockman, 61, a former U.S. representative from Texas, was convicted in April of 23 counts of mail fraud, making false statements to the Federal Election Commission, money laundering and filing a false tax return.
Remember him? Another one of those "family values" guys. Let him rot.