Former Mistress Of John Edwards At Grand Jury Meeting

The former mistress of John Edwards has arrived at a federal courthouse in Raleigh where a grand jury is meeting -- an appearance that comes as federal investigators examine the two-time presidential candidate's finances.

Rielle Hunter walked into the building Thursday morning, escorted by what appeared to be federal agents. Edwards said last year that he and Hunter had an affair in 2006 while he plotted his second bid for the White House. The former North Carolina senator's political action committee paid Hunter's video production firm $100,000 for work that year.

Edwards has acknowledged a federal investigation into how he handled campaign funds.

Andrew Young, the former Edwards aide who claimed to be the father of Hunter's child, made a similar appearance while the grand jury was sitting last month.

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  • by Anonymous on Aug 7, 2009 at 08:59 PM
    When did Reagan sell nuclear weapons to Iran?
  • by Lynn Location: nc on Aug 7, 2009 at 09:59 AM
    Well, I guess it has been proven now. God made man with two heads, but only enough blood to supply one at the time.
  • by susan Location: kinston on Aug 7, 2009 at 03:04 AM
    With all the money Edwards "earned" when he was a high price lawyer, why did he have to use money from his campaign fund? He's just a typical politico.
  • by MrT Location: LaNC on Aug 6, 2009 at 01:14 PM
    I hope they convict this little punk of everything they can find.Another useless Dumbocrat.
  • by Glen Location: Greenville on Aug 6, 2009 at 11:46 AM
    He is what he is. Pretty plain to most of us.
  • by Bikinibare on Aug 6, 2009 at 10:47 AM
    Dash Riprock.....omg...a blast from the past!!!lmao! But still....what thing did he have removed?
  • by Mortie Location: Rocky Hock on Aug 6, 2009 at 09:07 AM
    My disdain for Edwards is only exceeded by his snotty arrogance. He will always have problems with women because his dishonest personal character becomes clear to those who know him. He's all about John and what John wants. His consideration for others is measured only in cash. Mortie
  • by ace Location: plymouth on Aug 6, 2009 at 08:53 AM
    It almost appears that you need to have a mistess or mister to have a public office.
  • by Derek Location: Greenville on Aug 6, 2009 at 08:39 AM
    The same Reagan that sold nuclear weapons to Iran?
  • by Obama Snake Oil Co Location: Washington on Aug 6, 2009 at 08:25 AM
    Derek, Ronald Reagan, who else?
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