Harrison Arlington "Pete" Williams, Jr. was a Democrat who represented New Jersey in both the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate . Williams was convicted on May 1, 1981 for taking bribes in the Abscam sting operation, and resigned from the U.S. Senate in 1982 before a planned expulsion vote. Wikipedia*

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U.S. Senator, D-NJ January 7, 1959 - December 23, 1982 Videos: 0 U.S. Representative, D-NJ 6th January 3, 1953 - July 27, 1956 Videos: 0

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