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Menendez Holds Four Point Lead Over Challenger in Latest Poll

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 25, 2018 at 1:00pm 5/25/2018 at 1:00pm
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Scandal-ridden Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) has taken a tumble in polls, which means his re-election isn’t such a sure thing.

Menendez only has a four point lead over his Republican challenger Bob Hugin, a former pharmaceutical executive.

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Senate Select Committee on Ethics Publicly ‘Severely’ Admonishes Dem Sen. Menendez, Ordered to Repay Gifts

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 6:00pm 4/26/2018 at 6:00pm
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Embattled New Jersey Sen. Menendez got his hand swatted Thursday by the Senate Ethics Committee.

Menendez has spent the last several years embroiled in a legal battle over allegations he took money and gifts from Democrat donor, Salmon Melgen.

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DOJ Seeks Dismissal of Indictment Against Sen. Menendez

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 12:24pm 1/31/2018 at 12:24pm
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The Department of Justice has decided not to retry Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and filed a motion of dismissal of the indictment against him. From Roll Call:

The federal judge overseeing the case, U.S. District Judge William H. Walls, last week entered acquittals of seven of the 18 charges in the indictment...

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Senator Menendez’s Ongoing Corruption Trial Has Democrats Scrambling for a Plan B

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7:15pm 1/29/2018 at 7:15pm
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While the national media was losing their minds over the Alabama GOP’s nomination of failed candidate Roy Moore, a Democrat Senate seat in New Jersey has received little attention.

Democrat Senator Bob Menendez is in the middle of his second trial (the first a mistrial), facing corruption charges. We’ve covered the long,...

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Sen. Menendez Jury Deadlocked, Judge Declares Mistrial

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 1:15pm 11/16/2017 at 1:15pm
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Judge William Walls has officially declared a mistrial in Democrat Sen. Bob Menendez’s corruption trial after the jury came back deadlocked again.

The jury came back deadlocked on Monday and the judge sent them home early and told them to try again. They did, but could not reach a decision on...

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Jury Deadlocked in Democrat Sen. Menendez Corruption Case, Deliberations to Continue

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7:19pm 11/13/2017 at 7:19pm
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Democratic Senator Robert Menendez is on trial for bribery, honest services fraud, and conspiracy. Menendez is accused of using his Senate office to proffer favors for big-moneyed campaign donor, Dr. Salomon Melgen.

The trial came to a halt Monday with the jury deadlocked on all 12 federal charges.

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National Media Curiously Uninterested in Democrat Menendez Corruption Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 9:30am 11/12/2017 at 9:30am
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If you looked at the national news lately, you’re unlikely to hear much about the corruption trial of sitting Democrat Senator Bob Menendez.

Isn’t that curious?

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Jury to decide Democrat Sen. Menendez’s fate

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:30pm 11/6/2017 at 4:30pm
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The closing arguments have been made in the bribery and corruption trial for New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez. It’s now up to a jury to decide his fate.

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Judge Refuses to Drop Sen. Menendez Bribery Charges, Sending Trial to a Jury

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 16, 2017 at 5:33pm 10/16/2017 at 5:33pm
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Embattled Democrat Sen. Bob Menendez will now face a jury for 18 counts of bribery and corruption after a federal judge refused to drop any of the charges Monday.

This is the second time Menendez’s request to dismiss the charges has been denied.

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Testimony in Dem Senator Menendez trial alleges he provided visa help to Democrat donor’s girlfriends

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 7:00am 9/12/2017 at 7:00am
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Monday marked Day 3 in the trial of New Jersey Democratic Senator Menendez. Menendez was charged with corruption for allegedly using his office to dole out favors for wealthy Democratic donor, Dr. Salomon Melgen in exchange for campaign cash.

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Chris Christie Will not give “Shermanesque” Refusal to Appoint Himself to Replace Menendez

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 4, 2017 at 1:00pm 9/4/2017 at 1:00pm
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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has declined to make a Shermanesque statement that would flatly rule out the possibility that he would appoint himself to fill the Senate seat of Democrat Senator Bob Menendez. Sen. Menendez is currently under federal trial, facing bribery and corruption charges. Should Menendez be removed from...

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Sen. Menendez Denied Request for Breaks in His Upcoming Corruption Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 1, 2017 at 6:00pm 9/1/2017 at 6:00pm
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It’s been two years since Sen. Menendez was indicted on corruption charges and try as he might, he can’t seem to get himself out of this mess.

The Democratic Senator from New Jersey was investigated by Eric Holder’s Department of Justice and accused of using his federal office to help wealthy...

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SCOTUS Refuses to Dismiss Corruption Charges Levied Against Democratic Sen. Menendez

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 20, 2017 at 4:00pm 3/20/2017 at 4:00pm

It’s been almost two years since Sen. Bob Menendez was indicted by a grand jury and charged with fourteen felony counts of criminal corruption.

The Democratic Senator from New Jersey was investigated by Eric Holder’s Department of Justice and accused of using his federal office to help wealthy dentist and long-time...

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Menendez lays down marker for Dems: Will your name be on Iran’s nuclear bomb?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 7:00pm 8/18/2015 at 7:00pm
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New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez announced his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal today in a speech at Seton Hall University.

Menendez laid out his reasons why the deal not only was bad, but also worse than the alternatative. Hope, he said, is not a strategy.

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Feds indict Democratic Senator Menendez on corruption charges

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 5:00pm 4/1/2015 at 5:00pm

A years long investigation into New Jersey’s Democratic Senator Robert Menendez resulted in a federal indictment for corruption charges today.

Sen. Menendez denies any wrong doing.

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WASHINGTON — Senator Robert Menendez was indicted on federal corruption charges on Wednesday, according to The Associated Press, setting the...

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Holder okays possible charges against Bibi supporter Sen. Menendez

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 6, 2015 at 3:01pm 3/6/2015 at 3:01pm

Allegations of corruption and scandal have swarmed New Jersey Democratic Senator Menendez for years now. That the DOJ waited until now to pull the trigger is… interesting.

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The real Robert Menendez scandal emerging

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:30am 2/11/2013 at 9:30am

It’s not just about Dominican prostitutes (which he still denies).

It’s about questionable business connections, as reported by Michael Patrick Leahy at Breitbart.com, The Corrupt Origins of the Melgen-Menendez Dominican Port Security Deal:

The saga of the Dominician port security deal that has embroiled Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and his friend and major donor...

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