FBI Arrests Four Tennessee Legislators

Bill Hobbs has a minute-by-minute account of the arrest of four Tennessee state legislators by the FBI on corruption charges resulting from a sting operation dubbed “Operation Tennesee Waltz.”

Kevin Aylward and Michelle Malkin have thoughts, too.

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  1. jwbrown1969 says:

    I can see it now. “Republican lawmaker Chris Newton was one of four arrested …”

  2. mike says:

    Perhaps the FBI could do the same in DC – or is there overcrowding in the prison system?

  3. Anderson says:

    You might wish to correct “Tennesse” in your post title to “Tennessee.”

    I hope when the FBI’s done, they’ll come arrest some of our Mississippi legislators …