Hooray! I had given up ever receiving the good news of Jefferson's conviction, and still, I almost missed it. Even still, this report makes no mention of his fishy behavior in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina.
Eunice Kennedy Shriver is getting more press.
Sarah Palin took more media heat for purchasing her campaign wardrobe on the RNC's dime.
My favorite line from the article: "If Marion Barry can be convicted of smoking crack cocaine on video and come back, then I think Bill Jefferson can have a second chance," [the Rev. Aubrey Wallace, a Jefferson supporter] said.
That's quite a message. What do these guys have to do to to be unelectable?
His sentencing is in October. Perhaps then this story will get the attention it deserves.