Ms. Governor Rolex spent money from Gov. Rolex’s PAC on new clothes


    According to WashPost, Imelda McDonnell dipped into Governor Rolex’s PAC for new clothes and unspecified items.  But, what the hell, a girl needs a new outift now and then . . . there’s the matching bag and shoes and shoes and more shoes.…

    RICHMOND – Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell bought nearly $9,800 in clothing with money from her husband’s political action committee and tapped into his campaign and inaugural funds to buy $7,600 in mostly unspecified items, according to records and a representative for the PAC.

    The spending is legal under Virginia’s lax campaign finance laws, which prohibit the conversion of political funds for private use only when a PAC or campaign committee disbands – not while it is operating.

    “The spending is legal . . . ”  Well, am I ever relieved.

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