Sen Mendez at Ridgewood REORG File photo by Boyd Loving
Watchdog group: Menendez violated ethics rules with free trips
Thursday January 31, 2013, 3:43 PM
BY HERB JACKSON
The leader of a watchdog group said today that Sen. Robert Menendez violated ethics rules by taking two free trips on a friend’s plane in 2010, but he may avoid prosecution because he paid the charter rate of $58,500 for the trips this month.