"All these damn notes we're writing to each other as if we're talking as if the FBI is watching,"
Rep. William J. Jefferson (D-La.) told investor Lori Mody. And they were. Mody was wired for sound.
Eighty-three pages covering fourteen months of investigation proves Democrats are just as greedy and just as dirty as Republicans. How greedy? $100,000 in $100 bills greedy. On film.
When the FBI raided Jefferson's home on August 3rd of last year, they found $90,000 in cash in the freezer, in $10,000 increments wrapped in aluminum foil and stuffed inside frozen-food containers. Budget Gourmet perhaps?
With the power of the affadavit on their side, agents raided Jefferson's Capitol Hill office Saturday night. Authorities said it was the first time the FBI had raided a sitting congressman's office. Jefferson's lawyer calls the charges "outrageous."