Easley and the enablers

Mooneyham, Scott
January 2011
Business North Carolina;Jan2011, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p14
The article focuses on former Governor Mike Easley of North Carolina who was convicted of a felony for actions while in office. The author describes Easley as a loner and yet charming which he thought may have helped lead to his ruin. He says that Easley entered the political scene as an outsider with a limited set of friends that included developers and wealthy businessmen. However, he adds that the fundraisers and developers who supported Easley were not present at Easley's court trial.


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