Wednesday, October 07, 2009 | Gateway Pundit
Here's the latest from the Pelosi Swamp--
Democrat Maxine Waters defended Democrat crook Charlie Rangel today by claiming many of her democrat colleagues were crooks, too.
Of course they are.
The Hill reported:
Many members" of Congress suffer from the same disclosure issues as Rep. Charles Rangel (D.N.Y.), one of his allies said Wednesday.
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) downplayed the seriousness of allegations against Rangel that he failed to disclose sources of income and pay taxes on some properties, saying that many lawmakers suffer from innocent lapses in judgment when filing mandatory financial disclosure forms.
"I want to tell you, there are many members who, if you go back over all of their records, over all of the years, you're going to find that there were disclosures that were not made," Waters said during an appearance on MSNBC Wednesday morning.
Republicans are seeking to force Rangel from his position as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee by offering a privileged resolution from Rep. John Carter (R-Texas) to mandate Rangel step aside.
Democrat Rangel "forgot" to disclose millions of dollars in income.
If you've forgotten, Maxine Waters was the one who said she wanted to "socialize" the oil companies: