Louisiana Rep. under fire

Boyd, Herb
June 2006
New York Amsterdam News;6/1/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 23, p6
The article reports on the accusations against Louisiana Representative William Jefferson for accepting a bribe of $100,000 for his role in acquiring contracts for a Kentucky-based company. A federal criminal investigation regarding this has been carried on since last year after the Federal Bureau of Investigation agents confiscated $90,000 from his Washington apartment last July.


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