After 45 national lawmakers were expelled in a bribery scandal involving Liaoning business leaders and millions of yuan, concerns arise that the ploy may be at play in other provinces
Vote buying became so widespread in Liaoning Province that both candidates and those who were paid off felt they had no choice but to participate in the fraudulent acts, sources say. Concerns have risen similar corrupt deals are underway elsewhere in as local legislatures ramp up for elections in early 2017.
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