Sunday, May 21, 2006

This Culture of Corruption LOL so Says Pelosi about Republicans

Filing: Tape Shows Lawmaker Taking Money
May 21 4:35 PM US/Eastern

Associated Press Writer

A congressman under investigation for bribery was caught on videotape accepting $100,000 in $100 bills from an FBI informant whose conversations with the lawmaker also were recorded, according to a court document released Sunday. Agents later found the cash hidden in his freezer.
At one audiotaped meeting, Rep. William Jefferson, D-La., chuckles about writing in code to keep secret what the government contends was his corrupt role in getting his children a cut of a communications company's deal for work in Africa.
courtesy Drudge

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