Former Tennessee speaker arrested, faces 20-count indictment

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Tennessee's former House Speaker, Glen Casada, and his former chief of staff, Cade Cothren, were apprehended Tuesday morning on federal charges ranging from bribery to conspiracy to commit money laundering, The Associated Press reports.

The pair allegedly operated political consulting firm Phoenix Solutions, LLC, under a concealed identity to hide their involvement as they funneled money to themselves.

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