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on September 22, 2017 in World News

12-Term Democratic Lawmaker ‘Showed Up To Work High On Morphine,’ Spent $51K On Psychic

By Joseph Curl @josephcurl  Democratic Rep. Dawnna Dukes, a Texas lawmaker for more than 20 years who has been accused of corruption, once allegedly showed up at a House committee hearing and said she was high on morphine. The 12-term state representative arrived late to a March House appropriations committee hearing and said: “I know I’m talking a lot. I’m full of morphine and will be headed out of here soon,” according to a court filing by the Travis County district attorney’s office this week, The Daily Mail reported. The Mail said that authorities contend the Democrat “was noticeably...

By Joseph Curl @josephcurl  Democratic Rep. Dawnna Dukes, a Texas lawmaker for more than 20 years who has been accused of corruption, once allegedly showed up at a House committee hearing and said she was high on morphine. The...

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