Former Congressman Passes Away

BEND, Ore. — Representative Greg Walden is offering prayers to the family of a former congressman who passed away yesterday in bend. Congressman Wes Cooley served for Oregon’s second district from 1995-97. Representative Walden says “My thoughts and prayers are with the family of Wes Cooley during this difficult time of loss. Despite his various … Continue reading »

Former Oregon Congressman Sentenced

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Former Oregon Congressman, Wes Cooley, will serve time in federal prison for failing to report money he got from a 10 million dollar investment fraud scheme. 80-year-old Cooley is convicted of receiving nearly $500,000 from that scheme. A Los Angeles federal prosecutor said Cooley will serve his sentence of one year … Continue reading »