Political News: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger resigns following Federal Grand Jury indictment in Pay To Play Scheme



St. Louis, Missouri (STL.News) – St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger resigned on Monday after being indicted on federal charges in a so-called pay to play scheme.  A federal Grand Jury indicted Stenger on charges of bribery, mail fraud, and the theft of honest services.   The indictment alleges Stenger provided political favors in exchange for campaign donations. The United States Attorney’s Office of the Eastern District of Missouri released the following statement: The Indictment alleges that beginning in October 2014 and continuing through December 31, 2018, Stenger and various individuals and companies schemed to defraud and deprive the citizens of St.

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