Kentucky Governor Indicted:


Governor Ernie Fletcher (R-KY) was just indicted. From WHAS-11 News:

Governor Ernie Fletcher has been indicted by the Merit Hiring Grand Jury on charges of conspicacy to commit politcal discrimination. This is culmination of months of investigation by the Attorney General, Greg Stumbo and a blanket pardon from Governor Fletcher. It should be noted that the pardon does not include the governor.

For some crib notes on this particular scandal check out TPM’s Grand Ole Docket.