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Rep. Ney Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges

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Rep. Ney Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges

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Rep. Ney Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges

Rep. Ney Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges

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Rep. Bob Ney of Ohio has pleaded guilty to two criminal charges of corruption in a case related to the investigation of disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Ney, the former chairman of the House Administration Committee, will be sentenced next month.

Ney, a Republican, becomes the first member of Congress to plead guilty in Washington.

Find out who else has been linked to Abramoff, and why, in our interactive: Six Degrees of Jack Abramoff.