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Former National Republican Congressional Committee Treasurer, Christopher Ward, “Deeply Regrets” Stealing $844K.


Christopher Ward Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

Lawyers for Christopher Ward, a former National Republican Congressional Committee treasurer, who is charged with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund a lavish lifestyle, are asking a federal judge to impose a 17-month prison sentence.

Christopher Ward, plead guilty, in September in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to a charge that he stole more than $844,000 from March 2001-December 2007.

Ward was charged with “Interstate Transportation of Stolen Money.”

Ward sentencing is scheduled for Dec. 2, in front of U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar – Kotelly.

The sentence- 37 months behind bars and three years of supervised release – was arranged through a plea deal that is subject to a district judges’ approval.

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November 24, 2010 - Posted by | Politics | , ,

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