A top Democrat leader was just indicted by authorities for embezzlement, bribery, and theft. Democrats are beginning to panic because they’ve lost one of their key operatives.
Philadephia labor leader John Dougherty was brought up along with some associates on a staggering 116 charges. According to the Daily Caller, charges were “related to lavish misuse of union funds and buying influence with corrupt politicians.”
The FBI has been tracking Doughtery’s crimes for several years, and finally released a 159-page indictment detailing the corruption.
This indictment will have a major impact on the Democrat party. Dougherty was an essential political influencer in the battleground state. He has used his power to make or break political campaigns state-wide. Political observers say that this indictment could have “ripple effects” all the way up to the 2020 election.
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