GOP Rep. Michael Grimm arrested on tax evasion & perjury charges

Monday, April 28, 2014
Rep. Michael Grimm (R-New York). SOURCE: grimm.house.gov via Facebook

New York Congressman Michael Grimm surrendered to federal authorities today after he was indicted on 20 counts of tax evasion, fraud, and perjury.

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Transcript: Press briefing Q&A w/ US Attorney Loretta Lynch on New York Rep. Michael Grimm’s indictment

Monday, April 28, 2014

Partial transcript of the press briefing Q&A with Loretta Lynch, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, on the indictment of Rep. Michael Grimm (R-Staten Island)…

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Transcript: IRS Special Agent Richard Majdanski’s remarks on New York Rep. Michael Grimm’s indictment

Monday, April 28, 2014

Partial transcript of remarks by Richard Majdanski, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the New York office of the Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigations, on the indictment of…

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Transcript: Sen. Bernie Sanders’s speech at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics on April 12, 2014 – Part 9

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Part 9 – Partial transcript of remarks by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics on April 12, 2014:

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Equal pay bill for women fails in the Senate

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A bill that would protect women from pay discrimination failed in the Senate yesterday with a vote of 53 to 44.

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Transcript: Q&A w/ Rep. Diane Black on the CBO’s 2014 budget & economic outlook

Monday, February 10, 2014

Partial transcript of Q&A with Rep. Diane Black (R-Tennessee) on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was held…

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Transcript: Q&A w/ Rep. Chris Van Hollen on the CBO’s 2014 budget & economic outlook

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Partial transcript of Q&A with Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland) on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was…

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Transcript: CBO Director Douglas Elmendorf’s testimony on the 2014 budget & economic outlook before the House Budget Committee

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Partial transcript of the testimony of Douglas Elmendorf, Director of the Congressional Budget Office, on the 2014 federal budget and economic outlook. The House Budget Committee hearing was…

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Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urges Congress to pass ‘clean’ debt limit increase

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urged Congress to approve a “clean” debt limit increase as soon as possible, stressing that the federal government will have to use “extraordinary measures”…

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s remarks on the government shutdown & debt ceiling at Martha’s Table – Oct. 14, 2013

Monday, October 14, 2013

Partial transcript of President Barack Obama’s remarks on the government shutdown and the debt ceiling at Martha’s Table on Oct. 14, 2013:

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