Elected democrats arrested on corruption and election fraud charges

Joey Williams, former Dayton City Commissioner, pleaded guilty to 1 federal felony count of corruptly soliciting a bribe.
Williams agreed to get a company a city contract in exchange for renovations to his home.

Larry Sykes, Yvonne Harper, Gary Johnson and Tyrone Riley, Toledo City Council members, are accused of accepting or soliciting bribes in exchange for votes in 2 year FBI investigation.
The court documents detail how each of the council members allegedly accepted payments
for 'yes' votes on zoning requests. Councilwoman Harper is accused of using a local attorney, Keith Mitchell, to solicit and accept bribe payments on her behalf.

Jose Huizar, Los Angeles Councilman, arrested and taken into federal custody facing a racketeering charge that alleges he used his position to leverage bribes and other financial benefits.
He is suspected of conspiring to accept roughly $1.5 million in bribes from developers in exchange for his support in certain real estate projects in the city.
Tamaya Dennard, Former Cincinnati City Councilwoman, pleaded guilty to honest services wire fraud.
Dennard admitted she accepted a total of $15,000 from a person doing business with the city, in exchange for her votes at City Hall.

Paterson Councilman Michael Jackson, Paterson Councilman-elect Alex Mendez, Shelim Khalique and Abu Kazyen charged with voting fraud.
Jackson is accused of approaching voters in his district and collecting their mail-in ballots to deliver to the city's Board of Elections
himself, a violation of state election laws.
Jackson had more than three ballots on him, none of which were his, and also received a voter's ballot without it having been filled out or sealed. It was then handed over to the elections board sealed.
Mendez was charged with similar offences, while also being accused of submitting multiple voter registrations which he knew were fraudulent.
Mendez knew the person who the registration belonged to was not eligible to vote in the district.
Shelim Khalique — the brother of Paterson councilman Shahin Khalique — and Abu Razyen, 21, were charged with multiple vote-fraud counts.
David Nangle, Massachusetts State Representative, arrested by the FBI and IRS facing 28 indictments including wire fraud, bank fraud and false tax filings.
Nangle was arrested for stealing over $70,000 in campaign funds for personal expenses, defrauding a local bank in order to cover his extensive gambling debts, and tax fraud.


Janet Reed, democrat activist, mailed out more than 300 ballot requests to voters with the Democratic Party box already checked off.


• • •

Missing some Tweet in this thread? You can try to force a refresh

Keep Current with Sam Jonesy

Sam Jonesy Profile picture

Stay in touch and get notified when new unrolls are available from this author!

Read all threads

This Thread may be Removed Anytime!


Twitter may remove this content at anytime! Save it as PDF for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video
  1. Follow @ThreadReaderApp to mention us!

  2. From a Twitter thread mention us with a keyword "unroll"
@threadreaderapp unroll

Practice here first or read more on our help page!

More from @JonesyLaird

29 Sep
Covid and Obesity
A 2012 BMJ Open study found that
“Almost 60% of calories consumed in the period 2007–2012 came from ultra-processed foods. Consumption of ultra-processed foods was higher for non-Hispanic whites or non-Hispanic blacks than for other
race/ethnicity groups” time.com/4252515/calori…
"A study published in Nutrition Journal found that the large number of calories in processed and fast food may lead to health problems such as increased inflammation, reduced control of infection, increased rates of cancer, and increased risk for allergic and auto-inflammatory
Read 14 tweets
28 Sep
"Trump paid $750 in taxes"
Do people think this will drive conservatives away? Don't they know conservatives hate giving money to the government?
Avoiding taxes is not illegal. lol
FLASHBACK: Trump paid $38 million in taxes.
Read 5 tweets
26 Sep
The Breonna Taylor search warrants
The warrants were issued for
1 Breonna's house
2 a red Dodge charger
3 a white Chevy Impala registered on Breonna's name
4 Adrain Walker, Jamarcus Glover and Breonna Taylor. ImageImage
The request was for a no-knock warrant and the goal was goal was to seize drugs, money, weapons or anything that was used in the drug operation/ any evidence. ImageImage
Read 10 tweets
23 Sep
Bill Gates' vaccines and outbreaks of the diseases they're supposed to eradicate
Gates committed to eradicate polio worldwide. What you don't know is that his vaccines reintroduced polio in several countries in Africa and Asia causing new outbreaks.
This initiative is undertaken by the Gates Foundation, WHO and the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Image
From 2018 to 2019 outbreaks of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 were reported in Cameroon, Ghana, Benin, Niger, Chad, Togo, Côte d’Ivoire, Zambia, DRC, Angola, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, CAR, Mozambique, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, Philippines and India.
Read 14 tweets
21 Sep
Let's talk about sexualised dolls for a second
The L.O.L. Suprise! dolls
The male dolls have genitals, tiny penises and testicles.
The dolls reveal secret outfits when dipped in cold water, some of these outfits are fishnets, stockings and lingerie.
Some have pizza slice drawings/tattoos ImageImageImageImage
One reveals a secret outfit and visible nipples ImageImageImage
Read 12 tweets
17 Sep
At least 50 people were found packed inside a Phoenix home after a human smuggling ring was busted today.
Bet you didn't hear about it in the "news".
A few of them trying to run from the CBP. They were all caught.
Read 4 tweets

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just two indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3/month or $30/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!

Follow Us on Twitter!