Dem State Senator Who Authored Gun Control Legislation Arrested for Conspiring to Traffic Firearms


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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California state senator who authored gun control legislation asked for campaign donations in exchange for introducing an undercover FBI agent to an arms trafficker, according to court documents unsealed Wednesday.

The allegations against State Sen. Leland Yee were outlined in an FBI affidavit in support of a criminal complaint. The affidavit accuses Yee of conspiracy to deal firearms without a license and to illegally import firearms. He was arrested Wednesday.

Yee is also accused of accepting tens of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions and cash payments to provide introductions, help a client get a contract and influence legislation. He or members of his campaign staff accepted at least $42,800 in cash or campaign contributions from undercover FBI agents in exchange for carrying out the agents’ specific requests, the court documents allege…

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Source: The Blaze


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  1. Glenn

    It makes no difference what party or if they are state or national politicians, they’re all crooks! That said, it reminds me of the story about Bum Phillips who was asked by a sportswriter if Earl Campbell was in a class by himself. Coach Phillips replied, “Maybe not, but it sure wouldn’t take long to call roll!” This guy is in the same situation-gun control advocate that’s involved in arms traffickin. Further proof that there is a God!

  2. James ANdrews

    HE should be arrested, and charged with sedition or treason, for voting against the Constitution which has has already sworn to uphold! Then, he should be hung.

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