McDonnell Denies Ever Abusing Office: ‘I Love The People Of Virginia’ | Talking Points Memo

In an appearance on MSNBC’s Morning Joe on Thursday morning, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) admitted that, with the “benefit of hindsight,” he would have done “some things” differently during his term in office, but he denied ever having abused his power. Federal prosecutors have for months been investigating McDonnell and his family’s relationship with a wealthy Virginia businessman and political donor.

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