Bob Menendez

Pelosi: ‘Would Be a Good Idea’ if Menendez Resigned

Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said Monday on MSNBC’s “Inside” that Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) should resign because he and his wife, Nadine Arslanian Menendez, had been indicted by a federal grand jury over corruption allegations during an investigation focused on bribery.

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Sen. Bob Menendez Claims He Withdrew ‘Thousands of Dollars in Cash’ over Last 30 Years After $480K Found at Home in Bribery Investigation

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) claimed Monday morning he has withdrawn “thousands of dollars in cash” over the past three decades after federal prosecutors indicted him on bribery allegations following the purported discovery of $480,000 in cash and more than $100,000 in gold bars during a search of his home last summer.

Sen. Bob Menendez speaks during a news conference on Monday, Sept. 25, 2023, in Union City

Eric Holder Calls on Sen. Bob Menendez to Resign

Eric Holder, who led the Justice Department as attorney general under President Barack Obama, called on Sen. Bob Menendez to resign after the New Jersey Democrat and his wife were indicted on federal bribery charges Friday. 

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) speaks during the Summit of Democracy 2023 on March 30, 2023 i

Bob Menendez Charged with 3 Counts, Accused of Accepting ‘Cash, Gold, Home Mortgage Payments’ for Influence

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and his wife, Nadine Menendez, each face three federal counts stemming from a 39-page indictment alleging they accepted bribes from New Jersey businessmen “in exchange for using Menendez’s power and influence as a Senator” not only to “protect and enrich” the men, but to “benefit the Arab Republic of Egypt.” 

U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) attends a news conference on drilling for oil in the Atlanti