GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter To Plead Guilty To Campaign Finance Charge, May Resign

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In a reversal, embattled Rep. Duncan Hunter is now set to plead guilty to misusing campaign donations, likely ending the California Republican's political career. Hunter told local TV station KUSI in an interview that he has struck a deal to plead guilty to one count of illegal use of campaign funds. He's due in federal court on Tuesday. "It's important not to have a public trial for three reasons, and those three reasons are my kids," Hunter said. Hunter initially denied all the charges, and his attorneys accused the prosecution of trying to unfairly embarrass him. It's unclear what type of jail time Hunter would face or when he might resign, which is typically what happens in such situations. New York Republican Rep. Chris Collins resigned this...

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GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter To Plead Guilty To Campaign Finance Charge, May Resign

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