Meet Jacksonville Florida Congresswoman Corrine Brown (D) – Charged with 22 Counts of Fraud – Facing 350 years – Trial Starts Monday, Where’s the MSM?

EXCUSE MY INDULGENCE. This is a SUPER LONG PRESENTATION. but I’m pissed at the main stream media for not covering this . . . Your Editor Dennis Crenshaw 

Thoughts From an Underground Insider

 by Dennis Crenshaw

I am covering this because it seems the MSM doesn’t see a story here. Her trial on 22 counts of fraud will start this Monday April 24, 2019 in the Federal Court House here in Jacksonville, Florida.

Corrine Brown has been “representing” the district I live in here in Jacksonville Florida, first as a Member of the Florida House of Representatives from the 17th district  November 6, 1984 – November 3, 1992, then as a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida‘s 5th district from January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2017.

Even though she has been involved in scandal after scandal she has always gotten away with her shenanigans because she is a black woman Democrat in a mostly black district.  Maxine Waters doesn’t hold a candle to Corrine Brown. And I can prove that with this posting and videos.

First from her page on Wikipedia:

Political controversies[edit]

National Baptist Convention check

In 1998, Brown was questioned by the House Ethics Committee about receiving a $10,000 check from National Baptist Convention leader, and long-time associate, Henry Lyons.[5] Brown confirmed receiving the check and denied she had used the money improperly.[5] Brown said that she had taken the check and converted it into another check made out to Pameron Bus Tours to pay for transportation to a rally she organized in Tallahassee. She said that she didn’t have to report the money, and that she had been cleared, explaining the rally was to protest the reorganization of her district lines, and she did not use it for herself.[5]

Forgery

The Federal Election Commission admonished Brown and Brown’s former campaign treasurer quit after he discovered that his name had been forged on her campaign reports. The staffer alleged to have forged the treasurer’s signature stayed with Brown and as of 1998 was her chief of staff.[23]

Congressional Accountability Project

On June 9, 1998, the Congressional Accountability Project voted to conduct a formal inquiry regarding Brown. The Project called for the U.S. House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct to determine whether Brown had violated House Rule 10.[27] One of the complaints was that Brown’s adult daughter, Shantrel Brown, had received a luxury automobile as a gift from an agent of a Gambian millionaire named Foutanga Sissoko. Sissoko, a friend of Congresswoman Brown, had been imprisoned in Miami after pleading guilty to charges of bribing a customs officer. Brown had worked to secure his release, pressuring U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno to deport Sissoko back to his homeland as an alternative to continued incarceration. The Project held this violated the House gift rule, but Brown denied she had acted improperly. The congressional subcommittee investigating Brown found insufficient evidence to issue a Statement of Alleged Violation, but said she had acted with poor judgment in connection with Sissoko.[5][28][29]

2000 election

In July 2004 Brown was rebuked by the House of Representatives after she referred to the disputed 2000 presidential election in Florida as a “coup d’état”. This comment came during floor debate over HR-4818, which would have provided for international monitoring of the 2004 U.S. presidential election.[30]

Felony fraud indictment

In July 2016, Corinne Brown and her chief of staff, Elias “Ronnie” Simmons, pleaded not guilty to a 22 count federal indictment in relation to a non-profit charity, One Door for Education Foundation Inc. The indictment included charges of participating in a conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, multiple counts of mail and wire fraud, concealing material facts on required financial disclosure forms, theft of government property, obstruction of the due administration of the internal revenue laws, and filing false tax returns.[31]Federal prosecutors allege the charity was to give scholarships to underprivileged students, but instead acted as the personal slush fund for Brown and her associates. The indictment says that Brown and Simmons “filled the coffers of Brown and her associates” with One Door donations for their personal and professional benefit, totaling $800,000, much of which was deposited in cash to Brown’s personal bank accounts. Corrine and her associate pleaded not guilty and were released on a $50,000 bond. After the hearing, Corrine predicted that she would be cleared at trial. In accordance with House of Representatives rules, Brown stated she was temporarily stepping down as a ranking member of the House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs.[32][33] House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called the charges against Brown “deeply saddening” and said she was right to step down from the Veterans’ Affairs committee.[31]

Campaign finances[edit]

During her 2009–2010 campaign, Corrine Brown raised up to $966,669 from fundraising. Brown’s top contributors included CSX Corporation, a railroad-based freight transportation company with its headquarters in Jacksonville, FL; Carnival Corp., cruise line operator; Picerne Real Estate Group; Union Pacific Corp and Berkshire Hathaway, which owns BNSF Railway. Brown’s top industry contributors included those railroads, lawyers/farm firms, real estate, transportation unions, and sea transportation.[34] Top sectors in Brown’s 2009–2010 campaign included Transportation, Lawyers & Lobbyists, Labor, Construction, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate. During her campaigning, the largest source of funds was given by large individual companies, which accounted for 54% of the contributions, and PAC contributions, which accounted for 36%. Sources of funds also included small individual contributions, self-financing on Brown’s part and other sources. (End of Wikipedia report)

Wonder why all of these transportation companies gave so much money to her campaign?  Just maybe if we look at the committees she was on we can figure that one out:

Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

Before we get into the latest charges for which she starts her trial this coming Monday lets look at some of her “work.” Meet Corrine Brown.

Speech on High Speed Rail in Florida – February 28, 2011

YouTube ~ CongresswomanBrown

Opposing a Reduction in Amtrak Funding

YouTube ~ CongresswomanBrown

Well it looks like her campaign contributes paid for what they get when she takes the floor.  Lets look at some more of her “work.”  As we will see she is a “piece of work.”

Corrine Brown – Go Gata (with Subtitles)

YouTube ~ Tolbert1906

Uploaded on Mar 29, 2009

U.S. Congresswoman Corrine Brown gradulates the University of Florida Gatas on their third national tyla, second tyla under Corch Irvin Meyers.

Burn! Rep. Corrine Brown Gets Shut Down After Saying ‘Shame on the Republicans

YouTube ~ Maverick1001BG

Published on Jul 11, 2013

C-SPAN.
Aired July 11, 2013.

CNN’s Brooke Baldwin Calls Out Race Baiter Rep. Corrine Brown

YouTube ~ LeakSource2012

Published on Mar 29, 2012

03/29/2012

Brooke Baldwin addresses controversy surrounding her interview with Rep. Corrine Brown on the Trayvon Martin shooting.

Abuse of Power

YouTube ~ BrightBitz

Uploaded on Aug 24, 2008

Corrine Brown, Democrat representative for the State of Florida, request “special” favors from the city of Jacksonville, Florida. The mayor’s office favorably responded to her request. Channel 4 news was there with this report. News4jax.com

We the people sandbag corrine brown

YouTube ~ DownWithBrown2010

Uploaded on Jul 5, 2010

Congresswoman corrine “sandbag” brown representing floridas 3rd congressional district confronted by “distinfranchised stituents” AKA we the people of the 3rd congressional district regarding her habit of abusing her position and power. our message to congress is stop the sand bagging and our mission is simply to Take Down Brown In 2010.

Corrine Brown on Socialism

YouTouTube ~ LeAnne Kolb

2 Comments for above video:

LeAnne speaks better Spanish than Corrine does English!
Highest drop-out rate in the nation…. That pretty much sums up the reason that Brown has been elected…
Enough said. Now lets look at the OTHER Corrine Brown.
Indicted Hillary Clinton Super-delegate used charity as ‘slush fund’
YouTube ~ Mary Greeley
Published on Jul 10, 2016

U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, a Democratic superdelegate and member of Hillary Clinton’s “Florida Leadership Council,” was indicted on corruption charges this week and arraigned in federal court Friday.

Corrine Brown Going Down?

YouTube ~ 66USPatriot

Published on Feb 22, 2017

Corrine Brown said her heart was broken when Ronnie Simmons changed his plea.

Former Rep Corrine Brown to face federal judge on 22 charges

YouTube ~ WFTV News Published on Apr 6, 2017

Judge denies Corrine Brown’s daughter’s motion to be exempted from testifying

by: Jenna Bourne, Action News Jax Updated:

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The judge presiding over for former Rep. Corrine Brown’s federal fraud case denied her daughter’s motion to be exempted from having to testify in her mother’s case.

Jury selection for the trial starts Monday.

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