McDonnell won’t answer questions about Rolex watch
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, a Republican, refused to answer questions about a Rolex watch that was reportedly a gift from a donor who is currently under investigation by federal officials, and which McDonnell did not disclose in his financial filings.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that McDonnell was asked whether he knew that the watch, worth $6500, had come from Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams Sr. “I’m not going to comment any further on that,” McDonnell replied.
From the Washington Post's initial report on the watch: