On Friday January 17, former congressman Chris Collins was sentenced to 26 months in federal prison for his lying to the FBI and conspiracy to commit securities fraud. It is a fittingly ignominious end to a particularly nasty and petulant politician.
It’s been just over two weeks since we first celebrated Preetsmas, and here are the posts we’ve done so far:
It might be time for The Buffalo News, Channels 2, 4, and 7, WBEN, WBFO, and Spectrum News all to re-visit whether anything is decided in the race for NY-27 between indicted incumbent Republican Chris Collins and Grand Island Supervisor Democrat Nate McMurray.
Since everyone has a short memory nowadays, what with your iPhones and e-devices, here’s a little trip down memory lane.
The reason why most homicidal jihadist maniacs in Europe use homemade bombs or mow pedestrians down with cars is that it is exceedingly difficult to obtain a gun in those countries. It’s not impossible - nothing’s impossible — but it is very difficult.
On the first day of Preetmas, my true love gave to me: a search warrant for Pigeon and Casey.
First of all, let’s point and laugh at the wholly owned subsidiary of Trump Industries, Chris Collins, who posted this ridiculousness to his Facebook yesterday:
When the history of Donald Trump’s political rise and fall is written, the Erie County Republican Committee will feature prominently. Few political organizations have done more to enable him than it, and its official party organ, WBEN.
Note: The Attorney for the Brown Campaign spoke with me after this piece was published, and that update can be found here.