It’s the latest chapter of the Jesse White saga. He’s the local state representative who admitted to using online aliases to bully constituents.
A KD Investigation into state Rep. Jesse White has prompted calls from both political parties for ethic investigations.
A state lawmaker accused of using fake names online to criticize supporters of gas drilling is saying he’s sorry.
There are new developments after a KDKA investigation uncovered accusations that a state lawmaker is hiding behind online aliases to attack supporters of Marcellus Shale drilling in the area.
When Janice Gibbs started posting her pro-gas views on local websites she was soon shocked at how nasty things got. First, State Rep. Jesse White allegedly posted Gibbs’ real identity. Then, someone posting under the name “Prouder American” called her an “industry troll.”
Most voters didn’t bother to cast their ballots today, but the candidates for mayor did after a grueling negative campaign that seemed to wear everyone down.
KDKA’s Mike Pintek talks to Dan Savage, author of Strange Love on The Stranger.com in Seattle.