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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:

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