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Posted: 8/25/2004 4:13:52 PM EST
OK, this is from Judicial Watch, not the most reliable of sources but none the less it's entertaining.

Senator Also May Have Set Up Meetings Between Chinese Firms, U.S. Officials

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, today released recently declassified documents showing that Democratic presidential nominee Sen. John Kerry accepted laundered contributions for his 1996 re-election campaign from the Communist Chinese government and that, in exchange, he may have arranged meetings between Chinese aerospace executives and U.S. government officials.

Obtained from the FBI through Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act requests, the documents are related to the FBI’s “Chinagate” investigation into the Clinton campaign’s acceptance of contributions from Communist Chinese government sources. Among the documents released is an investigative outline dated March 27, 1998, that details the FBI’s “proposed areas of inquiry” into the actions of Democratic fund-raiser Johnny Chung, including questioning him about meetings Sen. Kerry set up with China Aerospace executives and about a fund-raising event for the senator in Los Angeles. The other document, dated Aug. 24, 1998, requests a polygraph of Chung, mentioning that he laundered contributions for the Clinton/Gore ’96 election campaign and for Sen. Kerry. The documents are heavily redacted, and Judicial Watch is appealing the FBI’s decision to keep secret portions of the documents.

Chung pled guilty in March 1998 to election law violations and, in a plea bargain, began cooperating with the FBI. Judicial Watch represents Chung in a lawsuit against Justice Department officials who, during the Clinton administration, leaked information about Chung’s cooperation with the department’s Campaign Finance Task Force. The unauthorized and illegal release from a sealed plea agreement of information, including the fact that he and his family were in protective custody in California, put the lives of Chung and his family in jeopardy.

“These disturbing FBI documents raise further questions about Sen. Kerry’s involvement in what looks like a quid pro quo (cash for meetings) with the Communist Chinese,” said Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton.

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Link Posted: 8/25/2004 4:15:25 PM EST
In my eyes, that's no different than Moveon.org accepting donations from other countries.

But, you won't see that in the media.
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 4:17:43 PM EST
Man I have seen some crappy attempts to doctor documenst before but these just look super cheezy. Compare the names in the bottom paragraph to the rest of the document (in the first link)
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 4:18:15 PM EST
put him on trial!!!
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:03:19 PM EST
The Liberal Media loved Judicial Watch when they were suing VP Cheney!

Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:09:54 PM EST
Just like Clinton's Chinagate, no major media outlets will cover it.  No one cares.

The Chicoms can buy the candidate they want and no one will stop them.  Scary.

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