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Weiner Says He Contacted FBI About Grimm

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Anthony Weiner announces his resignation June 16, 2011 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) | Getty Images

In the fall of 2010, then-Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) informed the FBI that now-Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) was allegedly attempting to extort campaign contributions from a politically well-connected orthodox rabbi, Weiner said today.

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