Is Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Alpine, a crook or merely utterly incompetent in managing both his campaign and family finances? Everyone’s going to find out, it appears, given the confirmation that the U.S. Justice Department is investigating the five-term congressman over his use of campaign funds for personal purposes.
The confirmation came in sync with the House Ethics Committee’s release of a report that said Hunter “may have converted tens of thousands of dollars of campaign funds from his congressional campaign committee to personal use to pay for family travel, flights, utilities, health care, school uniforms and tuition, jewelry, groceries and other goods, services and expenses.”
These are crimes.
Despite all the evidence, Hunter has pushed the idea that reporting about his improper spending is fake news spurred by liberal bias and dishonest media.
President Trump’s Justice Department doesn’t agree.
Read the whole story in the San Diego Union-Tribune