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Viginia Governor Bob McDonnel Convicted

Stances

  • Pro-Life, even in cases of rape and incest
  • Required parental consent for same
  • Supports drilling for oil (also wind, solar, etc.)
  • Opposes gay marriage
  • Opposes legal pot
  • In 1989, opposed legalization of contraceptives in a 1965 supreme court decision
  • Complaining about the previous governor's “lack of transparency”: “The citizens must be certain that the governor is attending to the duties for which he was elected. The governor is Virginia's chief executive and represents the commonwealth at all times.”
  • Also graduated from Regent's University.
  • Entered office $75k in debt with two properties losing money

So, these guys seem like normal people, and they're running up normal kinds of debt, and they wanted to get out of it before anyone noticed yet another conservative politician isn't particularly good at keeping books.

So, if everything's illegal in order to support your concept of morality, it's no surprise that you're up to illegal things.