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Unformatted text preview: 200 million dollars by selling medical supplies from veteran hospitals and keeping the proﬁt for himself. Moreover, the Teapot Dome Scandal led to the arrest of Harding's crony Albert B. Fall for accepting over 300,000 dollars in bribes from private interest groups. He is the ﬁrst cabinet member to ever go to prison. In recent news, President Harding's friend, Mr. Daugherty, was caught making bribes with a German agent. Just yesterday in court, he claimed immunity from a subpoena and from telling the truth. Rumor has it that if Calvin Coolidge is elected, he will demand Daugherty's resignation, and may throw a water balloon at his face. In front of his family....
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course HIST 102 taught by Professor Bettinger during the Spring '07 term at Saint Mary's University Texas.
- Spring '07