Cocaine bust derails young GOP congressman

Posted: November 23, 2013 - 11:31am


Congressman Trey Radel addresses the media at his office in Cape Coral on Wednesday night Nov. 20, 2013. Earlier on Wednesday, Radel plead guilty to misdemeanor cocaine possession, receiving a 1-year probation sentence. (AP Photo/Naples Daily News, Scott McIntyre)
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — From the outset, U.S. Rep. Trey Radel has been a darling of the political right determined to make a name for himself. But...