Kay Bailey Hutchison - Controversies

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Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison was indicted in 1993 and 1994 amid allegations that she used her office staff and equipment for political chores while seeking the US Senate in a special election in 1993. At the time, Hutchison was serving as the Texas State Treasurer. Hutchison has stated that the indictments were the result of a corrupt prosecutor. The charges against Senator HutchisonOn September 28, 1993 the following indictments were handed down against Senator Hutchison: ...

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Hutchison was elected Texas State Treasurer in 1990 and served until June 1993 when she ran against Senator Bob Krueger for the right to complete the last two years of Lloyd Bentsen's term. Bentsen had resigned in January 1993 to become Secretary of the Treasury in the Clinton administration. Krueger had been appointed by Texas Governor Ann Richards to fill the seat until a replacement was elected.A field of 24 candidates sought to fill Bentsen's unexpired term, in the May 1993 special electio ...