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House Dem IT Suspects Wanted Untraceable Payments — And Sure Enough, Millions Disappeared

Jul 6th, 2017 | By

A Pakistani family under criminal investigation by the U.S. Capitol Police for abusing their access to the House of Representatives information technology (IT) system may have engaged in myriad other questionable schemes besides allegedly placing “ghost employees” on the congressional payroll. Imran Awan, his wife Hina, and brothers Abid and Jamal collectively netted more than

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Wasserman Schultz Interfered With Criminal Probe Of Her IT Staffer, Promising ‘Consequences’ For Capitol Police

May 25th, 2017 | By

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz threatened the chief of the U.S. Capitol Police with “consequences” for holding equipment that she says belongs to her in order to build a criminal case against a Pakistani staffer suspected of massive cybersecurity breaches involving funneling sensitive congressional data offsite. The Florida lawmaker used her position on the committee that

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