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Disgraced Lawmaker Bashes Boehner In New Book

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Speaking on All Sides this morning, Ney admitted to taking illegal gifts, including a golf trip to Scotland, from disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
12:53PM
April
1, 2013

Republican former Congressman Bob Ney admits to taking illegal gifts, including a golf trip to Scotland, from disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff, but he says John Boener and other House Republicans went back on several promises.

Ney sentenced to 30 months in prison

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12:00AM
January 19, 2007

Former Ohio Congressman Bob Ney has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in federal prison for his role in a congressional bribery scandal.

Zack Space arrives in Washington

Zack Space
12:00AM
January 2, 2007

The surprise member of congress from Ohio is an attorney from Dover. Zack Space takes the oath of office – replacing the convicted Bob Ney.

Space arrives in Washington

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December
29, 2006

The surprise member of congress from Ohio is an attorney from Dover. Zack Space takes the oath of office – replacing the convicted Bob Ney.

Ney Connection, Bankruptcy May Be Factors in Ohio’s 18th Congressional District Race

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November
6, 2006

The Republican candidate for Ohio’s 18th congressional district says Representative Bob Ney’s resignation from the U.S. House of Representatives last Friday was “seven weeks too late.” State Senator Joy Padgett is Ney’s chosen successor. But in the last few weeks, the campaign of her Democratic opponent Zack Space has, according to polling numbers, pulled ahead.

House Leader John Boehner Touts Congressional Response to Corruption

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September
29, 2006

Many lawmakers hopes Congress would ram through wide-ranging lobbying reform legislation before the midterm elections. But congress is about to adjourn without a bill. House Majority Leader John Boehner of southwest Ohio defends some of that congressional inaction in the wake of the plea agreement by Republican Central Ohio representative Bob Ney. Chad Pergram reports from Capitol Hill.

Congressman Bob Ney Agrees to Plead Guilty To Corruption Charges.

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September
15, 2006

Ohio Congressman Bob Ney has agreed to plead guilty to charges including making false statements and conspiracy to commit fraud. The Republican has been under scrutiny because of his ties to disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff and announced this summer that he would not seek re-election.

18th District Reacts to News of Ney’s Guilty Plea

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September
15, 2006

Ohio Congressman Bob Ney says he’s made serious mistakes and is sorry for the pain his wrongdoing has caused. Ney’s statement follows news that the 18th district congressman has agreed to plead guilty to federal charges connected to a probe of lobbyist Jack Abramoff. But reaction in parts of the 18th district is muted.

“Sore Loser” law may prevent Padgett from seeking Ney’s seat

Joy Padgett
12:00AM
August 8, 2006

There is some question this afternoon as to whether state senator Joy Padgett can run for bob Ney’s congressional seat.

Zanesville Residents React to Ney Decision

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August
7, 2006

Opinion in Zanesville is mixed over Congressman Bob Ney’s decision to drop out of his reelection campaign.