US congressman to plead guilty to corruption charge

US congressman to plead guilty to corruption chargeA US congressman accused of misusing campaign funds to pay for lavish vacations, extramarital affairs and airline fees for a pet rabbit said Monday he plans to plead guilty in order to spare his children the embarrassment of a trial. “I think it’s important not to have a public trial for three reasons, and those three reasons are my kids,” Duncan Hunter, a Republican, told KUSI.