Terry McAuliffe to speak at the Democratic National Convention
It is being reported here that longtime Clinton and current Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe will speak at the Democratic National Convention. Here is more:
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he’s slated to speak at next week’s Democratic National Convention right after his close friend Hillary Clinton gets enough roll call votes to be the party’s official nominee for president.
McAuliffe told reporters Wednesday that he’s still preparing his speech, but said he’s been given “free rein to say whatever I want” by Democratic party officials.
Of course this article fails to mention that Terry McAuliffe is currently under am FBI criminal investigation for allegedly violating the Foreign Agent Registration Act. Here is more on that story:
The attorney representing Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe confirmed Wednesday that the governor is the subject of a federal investigation.James W. Cooper told CNN that federal officials informed him they are looking into McAuliffe’s private business ties before he ran for governor. They are specifically exploring whether he violated the Foreign Agent Registration Act, which requires someone to inform the federal government if they plan to lobby on behalf of another country hoping to influence the domestic or foreign policies of the United States.