March 22, 2012


Report Details Nepotism in Congress

A new report finds that 248 members of Congress allegedly used their positions to benefit their families since 2008.

The report found that 82 members -- 40 Democrats and 42 Republicans -- paid family members through their congressional offices, campaign committees and political action committees but highlighted Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) as an example, noting he "paid six relatives salaries or fees, the most of any member."

Here's the report:

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