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Administration of NJ Democrat Governor Hires Former Council Member Who Served Prison Time For Bribery

New Jersey governor Phil Murphy just added a new member to his administration. Marcellus Jackson is going to work in an education department office, despite the fact that he once served time for bribery.

Politico reports:

Murphy administration hires former council member who served prison time for bribery

A former Passaic City Council member who served time in prison for taking bribes has been hired by Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration as a special assistant in the Department of Education’s Office of Civic and Social Engagement, a spokesman for the agency confirmed Monday.

Marcellus Jackson was among 11 officials arrested in a 2007 corruption sweep orchestrated by then-U.S. Attorney Chris Christie, dubbed Operation Broken Boards.

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