Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., has been indicted and charged with corruption for the second time in 10 years.
Menendez and his wife, Nadine Arslanian Menendez, were indicted “in connection with their corrupt relationship with three New Jersey businessmen,” according to a statement on X, formerly Twitter, from the U.S. attorney in New York.
They are charged with conspiracy to commit bribery, conspiracy to commit honest services fraud, and conspiracy to commit extortion under color of official right.
Three businessmen from New Jersey − Wael Hana, Jose Uribe and Fred Daibes −have been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery and conspiracy to commit honest services fraud.
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