Geesh! Now Bill Richardson Is Under Investigation

Dec. 15 (Bloomberg) -- A federal grand jury is investigating how a company that advised Jefferson County, Alabama, on bond deals that threaten to cause the biggest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, did similar work in New Mexico after making contributions to Governor Bill Richardson's political action committees.

And so we return to the Clinton years. However, I have to say this is your classic political crime. Just like "holding" is a penalty that could be called on almost every football play from scrimmage, sweetheart deals for campaign donors are just as prevalent. That doesn't make them right, but this is Politics 101 and it's not going to stop until the populous has had enough.