Sunday, February 08, 2004

Party On, Dude!

Concerns raised about expenses of assemblyman
Sacramento -- Assemblyman Ronald S. Calderon impressed fellow legislators last year by raising $356,000 in campaign contributions -- a prodigious amount for a freshman lawmaker in a nonelection year.

Yet even more astonishing was the fact that the Democrat spent all of it and more -- much of it on Las Vegas hotels and restaurants, air travel and meals, cigars and purchases at women's clothing stores, according to records filed with the secretary of state.
No word on whether he tried to put a massage on his Mastercard.