"As the Dodds have said from the beginning, they did not seek or expect any special rate or terms on their loans, and they never received any."
That, of course, clearly appears to be a big, fat lie. The AP on the front page of this morning’s Review-Journal reports that the chief investigator secretly told the Senate Ethics Committee that Dodd and other Democrats knew they were getting a sweetheart deal on their loans from Countrywide. See this story for the truth.
Now, do Democrats who previously railed against "Republican corruption" and who now control Congress lock, stock and barrel, have the backbone to punish one of their leaders?