MO State Rep. Steve Webb stepping down over felony charge

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Missouri State Representative Steve Webb of Florissant is charged with a felony for stealing campaign funds and spending them on himself.  Now he is stepping down from his position.

In a statement released to the media Webb says, “I strongly believe that the allegations against me will work themselves out. It’s only right and fair that my family, the people and my colleagues not be negatively be impacted by the distractions these legal challenges present.”  He continues saying, “With that being said, it’s with a heavy heart that I will be resigning my office effective immediately.”

St. Louis County Police say that Webb asked for a political contribution of $3,000. Webb then deposited the funds into a bank account he established with the name of Missouri Black Caucus. Then he transferred the funds into his personal bank account and used the funds for personal use.

The St. Louis County Circuit Court has charged him with one felony count and seven misdemeanor counts.

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4 comments

  • t-bone

    The CBC – Congressional Black Caucus should also be charged by allowing a crud like this use their banner.as a front. They certainly DO know this skank.

    • Phil

      Yep. He was just a greedy idiot. Be humble. LEARN how to do graft, and to do it so your taxpayers when even defend you! Ask those at the top how they did it! Perhaps you can volunteer to help The Clintons in the next campaign.

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