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Embattled lawmaker’s ex-girlfriend pleads not guilty: ‘My client is not a sophisticated woman’

A Texas woman pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of arranging illegal contributions to the 2010 campaign of embattled U.S. Representative Michael Grimm, a New York Republican. Diana Durand, a former fundraiser for Grimm, pleaded not guilty in New York to charges of funneling more than $10,000 to two…

Indicted Republican Michael Grimm to leave House financial services panel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Representative Michael Grimm, who was indicted Monday on fraud charges, said he was stepping down from the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee. In a letter to House Speaker John Boehner, the New York congressman said he was asking to be removed from the committee “in…

New York Republican congressman Michael Grimm arrested by FBI agents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Michael Grimm, a Republican U.S. congressman from New York, was arrested Monday morning by FBI agents following a federal criminal investigation into his campaign finances, a person familiar with the matter said. Grimm, a former FBI agent, surrendered to federal authorities shortly before 7 a.m. EDT, the…

FBI may probe House GOPer for illegal campaign contributions

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) may probe into whether Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) violated campaign rules by receiving illegal contributions while running for Congress in 2010, according to the Associated Press. Grimm is facing allegations for receiving more in donations from Rabbi Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto than allowed by law,…

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