Jack Abramoff Links 13 - 26 February 2006


Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2006

‘ABRAMOFF-ITIS’ prompts state lawmakers to revamp lobbying laws Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
BOISE, Idaho — State capitols across America have been hit by “Jack Abramoff-itis,” as scandals surrounding the federal lobbyist prompt legislatures from …

RICHARD BABB: Fleecing the Indians thrice Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal – Tupelo,MS,USA … to tellthe players. Case in point: former high-rolling lobbyist Jack a/k/a, Black Jack or Casino Jack Abramoff. Abramoff, a former …

Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2006

RESTORING The Public Trust
TomPaine.com – Washington,D.C.,USA
… DeLay was a man on the move and on the take. But he needed help to sustain the cash flow. He found it in a fellow right wing ideologue named Jack Abramoff. …

STRUCTURE of Congress
KWAME HOLMAN: That image of Jack Abramoff, wearing the black fedora, emerging from the courthouse last month after pleading guilty to, among other charges …

Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2006

TIME Magazine Archive Article — When George Met Jack — Jan. 30, 2006 Garza told TIME, “We were very happy that Jack Abramoff helped us to be with the President. Bush was in a very good mood—very upbeat and positive. …

Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2006

CONGRESSMAN linked to Abramoff scandal announces re-election bid San Jose Mercury News – CA, USA
… announced his bid for a ninth term in Congress on Thursday, saying he may be facing his toughest campaign because of his ties to indicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff …

ABRAMOFF Role Eyed in Malaysian’s Visit
Forward – New York,NY,USA
Disgraced GOP lobbyist Jack Abramoff may have played a key role in setting up a 2002 meeting between President Bush and an Asian leader known for his anti …

Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2006

ABRAMOFF’S Charity Began at Home
Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
… WASHINGTON — In his own way, disgraced super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff engaged in many charitable endeavors over the course of his decade-long career as a …

Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006

EX-MALASIAN Leader Says He Paid Abramoff Houston Chronicle – United States
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Monday that disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff was paid $1.2 million to organize his 2002 …

SIX degrees of Jack Abramoff
University of Colorado The Campus Press – Boulder,Colorado,USA … What is the firm of Greenburg Traurig? It’s just the firm that crooked lobbyist Jack Abramoff was just fired from after pleading guilty to three felonies. …

JACK Abramoff’s White Man’s Burden: How The Sleazy Lobbyist Worked … BuzzFlash – Chicago,IL,USA
… A top-secret meeting was then underway between Savimbi and his boosters led by a young American Republican activist, none other than Jack Abramoff, a man who …

Date: Sun, 19 Feb 2006

PROSECUTORS, Abramoff Defense Lawyers Ask for Sentencing Delay All Headline News – USA
Miami, FL (AHN) – The US Department of Justice as well as defense lawyers asked to delay the upcoming sentencing of lobbyist Jack Abramoff after his conviction …

Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2006

TRIBES’ new clout threatened by Abramoff fallout Seattle Times – United States
WASHINGTON — Indian tribes are bracing for their first test of political power following the scandal over lobbyist Jack Abramoff, who admitted defrauding …

DELAY Sought in Abramoff’s Fla. Sentencing ABC News – USA
MIAMI Feb 17, 2006 (AP)— The Justice Department and defense lawyers asked a federal judge Friday to delay the March sentencing of lobbyist Jack Abramoff in a …

LOBBYIST Abramoff Describes Pictures of a “Bearded, Fatter Me” … Washingtonian.com – Washington,DC,USA
Within an hour, Jack Abramoff contacted the author, Washingtonian national editor Kim Eisler, and asked that the report be deleted from the Washingtonian.com …

GONZALES Refuses To Step Down From Abramoff Probe All Headline News – USA
Washington, DC (AHN) – Attorney General Alberto Gonzales says he will not remove himself from the investigation of Jack Abramoff and the lobbyist’s ties to …

JACK Abramoff’s black hat
Jerusalem Post – Israel
… WHICH BRINGS me to Jack Abramoff’s hat, the dark fedora he wore when he came to court to plead guilty to corruption charges involving political influence …

SENATE Democrats see conflict in Abramoff probe Jamaica Observer – Kingston,Jamaica
… on Thursday asked US attorney general Alberto Gonzales to remove himself from the corruption investigation involving lobbyist Jack Abramoff, citing Abramoff’s …

SAGINAW tribe tries to put Abramoff in past MLive.com – MI,USA
By TIM MARTIN. MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — The Saginaw Chippewa Indian tribe is trying to move on from the scandal involving indicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff. …

DELAY in Abramoff sentence sought
Denver Post – Denver,CO,USA
Miami – The Justice Department and defense attorneys asked a federal judge Friday to delay the March sentencing of lobbyist Jack Abramoff in a Florida fraud …

Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2006

GEORGE Clooney not sorry he made fun of Abramoff Macon Telegraph – Macon,GA,USA
… giving speeches again at next month’s Academy Awards, says he has no regrets about making an off-color joke about disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff during last …

APARTHEID Apologist: Black Jack Abramoff’s Early Adventures PEJ News – Victoria,BC,Canada
… A top-secret meeting was then underway between Savimbi and his boosters led by a young American Republican activist, none other than Jack Abramoff, a man who …

Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2006

RECORDS Detail Senator’s Links to Abramoff’s Clients Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
WASHINGTON — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) wrote at least four letters helpful to Indian tribes represented by Jack Abramoff, and the senator’s …

ABRAMOFF Charged Malaysia for Meeting With Bush Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
… prime minister in 2002, it did what many other well-heeled interests in Washington did: It called on well-connected lobbyist Jack Abramoff for help. …

SOURCE: Abramoff Contacted Rove For Client Post Chronicle – USA
… 15, 2006 (UPI) — A former associate of Jack Abramoff claims the lobbyist contacted presidential adviser Karl Rove to arrange a White House meeting with …

Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006

FREE speech at risk in Abramoff’s shadow MSNBC – USA
… The recent indictment of Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff allegedly threatens the careers of numerous elected officials who accepted contributions from him or …

ABRAMOFF was just one of many
Scripps Howard News Service – Washington,DC,USA … In Washington these days there is great speculation about exactly how intimately President Bush and super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff were acquainted. …

RECORDS: Abramoff Paid for GOP AideŒs Trip Brocktown News – NV, USA
… ET. WASHINGTON – A former top , , ) traveled to Puerto Rico on a trip paid for by Jack AbramoffŒs lobbying firm, records show. …

AP continued to mislead on purported Abramoff-Reid link Media Matters for America – Washington,DC,USA Harry Reid (D-NV) and disgraced Republican lobbyist Jack Abramoff, a follow-up AP article misrepresented new evidence, which the AP suggested provides further …

ABRAMOFF Hired Anti-Bush Writer
Accuracy In Media – Washington,DC,USA
… The liberals want the public to believe that Jack Abramoff was a “Republican” lobbyist, even though his clients, and associated firms showered money on …

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