Flash Point: High profile bribery case involving state lawmakers
Randy Terrill is on trial, accused of bribery in a high-profile case involving lawmaker Debra Leftwich. Terrill is accused of trying to create an $80,000 a year post for Debra Leftwich for her agreement to not run for re-election. Both Mike and Kirk were surprised that Terrill went on camera in a NewsChannel 4 exclusive to talk about the case.
Humphreys says that “horse trading” goes on all the time and most of it is legal and a part of everyday business for state lawmakers. Problems arise when lawmakers conduct “horse trading” when it benefits them personally.