Articles Tagged 'Corrine Brown'
Ex-Rep. Corrine Brown guilty on fraud, tax evasion charges
Former Democratic Rep. Corrine Brown was found guilty on 18 fraud and tax evasion charges Thursday afternoon in a Jacksonville federal court.
The charges stemmed…READ MORE
CASH FLOW PROBLEM: Indicted Dem Spent Campaign $$ After Loss
The campaign committee of former Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Fla., who is currently on trial for corruption charges, spent thousands on hotels and small travel expenses…READ MORE
Corrine Brown loses primary amid indictment
Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.) is projected to lose her Democratic primary, making her the fifth House incumbent this cycle to be defeated in a primary.…READ MORE
‘Not one single complaint,’ about VA hospitals, congresswoman says
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — As the VA fiasco continues to grab headlines, a Florida congresswoman wants to put the nation at ease about any potential problems in the Sunshine State.
“I did my reconnaissance in Florida, and I can tell you we’re doing fine,” U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, a Democrat, said during a U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing Wednesday night…READ MORE
Democrat Corrine Brown: Bible tells us to provide food stamps
Democrats angrily denounced a Republican-led effort to strip food stamp funding from the farm bill and vote on SNAP spending separately, with one even suggesting that biblical principles demand lawmakers provide the benefit.
SNAP stands for the federal governmentâ€™s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The move ultimately passed, 216-208, on predominantly party lines. But not before Democrats had their say.…READ MORE