Texas News: Former U.S. Congressman, Stephen E. Stockman Sentenced to 120 Months for Extensive Fraud, Tax and Election Crimes Scheme

Texas News: Former U.S. Congressman, Stephen E. Stockman Sentenced to 120 Months for Extensive Fraud, Tax and Election Crimes Scheme

HOUSTON, Texas – A former U.S. Congressman was sentenced today to 120 months in prison and ordered to pay $1,014,718.51 in restitution, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for orchestrating a four-year scheme to defraud charitable donors of hundreds of thousands of dollars and secretly to funnel the proceeds to pay for personal expenses and to illegally finance his campaigns for public office.

U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick, Assistant Attorney General Brian A.

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