Maxine Waters Charged With 3 Ethics Violations—in 2010
Maxine Waters charged with 3 ethics violations—in 2010
“California Democrat Maxine Waters charged on 3 counts.”
— Bloggers on Friday, October 6th, 2017 in Internet posts
By Joshua Gillin on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 10:11 a.m.
A fake news story circulating on the Internet makes it appear as if dismissed ethics charges from 2010 are currently pending against U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif.
Internet posts claiming that U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., is facing corruption charges neglects to tell readers the incident is seven years old and that the charges were dropped.
“California Democrat Maxine Waters charged on 3 counts,” read the headline on an Oct. 6, 2017, post on NewsOfTrump.com. The …