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State Senator Tom Cullerton may have been indicted last week on a charge of embezzling millions dollars from a labor union but that hasn't stopped Cullerton from receiving a new State Senate Appointment. After being forced to step down as Chairman of the Senate Labor Committee, for obvious reasons, Cullerton has accepted appointment as Chair of the Senate Veteran Affairs Committee. The appointment is not sitting well with many observers, including the private citizen who filed a complaint against Cullerton following his indictment. Reporter Greg Bishop has more...