TITLE

FBI Raid Of Congressman's Office Causes Stir In Washington; President Orders Seal on Seized Files

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Jet;6/12/2006, Vol. 109 Issue 23, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the raid by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of U.S. Representative William Jefferson's office. U.S. President George W. Bush ordered that the documents taken from the raid be sealed. According to FBI officials, they have proof that Jefferson received a large sum of money from a Virginia businesswoman and Jefferson was planning to use the money as a bribe to ensure the success of a business deal in Nigeria.
ACCESSION #
21062818

 

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