California: FBI Affidavit Alleges Lawmaker Accepted Bribes to Delay Workers’ Comp Legislation

California: FBI Affidavit Alleges Lawmaker Accepted Bribes to Delay Workers’ Comp Legislation

The Los Angeles Times reports that State Senator Ronald Calderon (D) accepted $60,000 in bribes from an undercover FBI agent. The affidavit also indicated probable cause to believe that Calderon accepted $28,000 in bribes from the CEO of Pacific Hospital in Long Beach to support legislation that would delay or limit changes in the state’s workers’ compensation laws. Read it.