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Breaking News: State Rep. Stephen LaRoque indicted

Posted By Rob Schofield On July 17, 2012 @ 4:12 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

[1]WRAL.com reports [2]that State Rep. Stephen LaRoque of Lenoir County – a powerful member of House Speaker Thom Tillis’ leadership team and co-chair of the House Rules Committee — has been indicted by the federal government for stealing money from the federal program that he runs. Here is a link to the 72 page indictment [3].

The story of LaRoque’s questionable behavior was first broken by NC Policy Watch reporter Sarah Ovaska last summer. Here is a link to her extensive series “Public money, personal gains.” [4]

NC Policy Watch will have more details on this story in the very near future and as they become available.


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[2] WRAL.com reports : http://www.wral.com/news/state/nccapitol/story/11323882/

[3] a link to the 72 page indictment: http://www.wral.com/asset/news/state/nccapitol/2012/07/17/11324004/laroque_indictment.pdf

[4] a link to her extensive series “Public money, personal gains.”: http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/public-money-personal-gains/

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