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Former Republican Congressman Indicted In Terrorist Fund-raising Conspiracy!

More Republican corruption---Are you surprised? A former congressman and delegate to the United Nations was indicted Wednesday as part of a terrorist

More Republican corruption---Are you surprised?

A former congressman and delegate to the United Nations was indicted Wednesday as part of a terrorist fund-raising ring that allegedly sent more than $130,000 to an al Qaeda and Taliban supporter who has threatened U.S. and international troops in Afghanistan. The former Republican congressman from Michigan, Mark Deli Siljander, was charged with money laundering, conspiracy and obstructing justice for allegedly lying about lobbying senators on behalf of an Islamic charity that authorities said was secretly sending funds to terrorists.

Siljander, who served two terms in the U.S. House of Representatives, was appointed by President Ronald Reagan to serve as a U.S. delegate to the United Nations for one year in 1987...read on

The Party of National Security in bed with terrorists on Reagan's watch! Developing...

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