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Ethics woes cast shadow on elections

Democrats' strategy of tarnishing GOP may be undercut

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / May 23, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- The dramatic FBI raid over the weekend at the office of Representative William Jefferson, Democrat of Louisiana, highlights the fact that major ethics problems are dogging members of both parties, political observers said yesterday, and complicates the Democrats' plan to make Republican corruption a nationwide issue in this fall's congressional races. (Full article: 992 words)

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