March 4, 2016 – Former state senator Phil Griego resigned last year during the legislative session amid allegations of ethics violations. Now Griego faces 9 criminal charges, including bribery and solicitation, fraud and filing a false financial disclosure statement. Those charges were filed this week by state attorney general Hector Balderas
The charges are related to a real estate deal that Griego helped move through the legislature and then benefited from financially as the broker for the deal.
Host Gene Grant discusses the charges this week with our Line opinion panelists.
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Dan Foley, former New Mexico house minority whip
Sophie Martin, attorney and editor of DukeCityFix.com
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