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June 3, 2014 6:02 PM

On corrupt politicians, and other infestations

There’s a question I’ve been meaning to ask in light of the swirl surrounding the (formerly) Honorable Mayor of Charlotte having been arrested on bribery charges. This seems like an appropriate time to inquire, since I think I’m seeing it surface again as the guilty plea has come – this heavy-hearted lamentation by leaders in government and business that such a thing as public corruption could ever happen – here.

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