FBI and IRS raid Stevens Alaska home

Schor, Elana
July 2007
Hill;7/31/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 93, p1
The article reports on the raid by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of the home of Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska, advancing the corruption probe that has ensnared the once-untouchable GOP dean. This follows the reported search of the Girdwook, Alaska residence claiming Steven's ties to oil-field services company VECO. Moreover, an overview of the investigations into the two top executives of the company is offered.


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