On the right, see Cong. Nicky "Pockets" Mavroules
, D-Mass, an ultra-liberal nuclear-freeze proponent who later went to prison for, as the federal indictment put it, "operating his Congressional office as a racketeering enterprise." Among his crimes: receiving free Buicks from a shady dealer in his district named Bob Brest. Another recipient of a free Bob Brest Buick: Sen. John F'in Kerry. He claimed his non-payment was "an oversight" and wrote a check. Unlike Nicky Pockets, Kerry was not indicted.