California congressman Duncan Hunter and wife charged with corruption
A federal grand jury in California has indicted US representative Duncan Hunter and his wife on corruption charges.
In 2016 Hunter was the second member of Congress to endorse Donald Trump for the White House, saying: “We don’t need a policy wonk as president. We need a leader as president.”
Earlier this month Trump’s first such backer, Chris Collins of New York, was indicted for insider trading. He subsequently ended his bid for re-election.
Prosecutors said the panel in San Diego charged Hunter and his spouse with converting more than $250,000 in campaign money to pay for personal... read more
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