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Michael Grimm Investigation

Sam Stein

Donors To Michael Grimm, The Convicted Former Congressman, Regret Nothing | Sam Stein | Posted 01.07.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- There are sound investments. There are risky investments. And then there are investments in individuals facing public disgrace and possi...

Crime and Congress

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

Recent events cause the citizen to ask whether there are any rules that might prevent members of the criminal class from also being members of a Congressional class.

Christina Wilkie

Rep. Michael Grimm Pleads Guilty To Felony Tax Fraud | Christina Wilkie | Posted 12.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) pleaded guilty to one count of felony tax fraud on Tuesday. Appearing in federal court in Brooklyn, New Yo...

GOP Congressman To Plead Guilty To Tax Evasion: Report

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.22.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) will plead guilty Tuesday to a felony charge of cheating on his taxes at a Manhattan restaurant he co-owned before he was ...

GOP Congressman Running For Re-Election Won't Face Trial Until Next Year

AP | Posted 12.21.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York congressman's tax evasion trial has been put off until next year. U.S. District Judge Pamela Chen told law...

Rep Who Threatened To Throw Reporter Over Balcony Rallies Against Bullying

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.), who told a reporter he'd "break" him "in half," seemed to miss the irony when he encouraged his colleagues to support a b...

Michael Grimm Goes An Entire Interview Without Threatening A Reporter

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) blamed the media for his woes in a new interview, accusing journalists of trying to destroy him since the moment he steppe...

Michael Grimm Makes Court Appearance

AP | Posted 05.19.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors say the evidence against a New York City congressman accused of evading taxes includes thousands of emails. Federal pro...

Wage Theft Is Grim Business

Rory Lancman | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics
Rory Lancman

Wage theft is particularly prevalent among low-wage workers, such as those in the restaurant, retail, home health care and personal and repair services industries. Misclassification touches more traditionally middle class industries, such as construction and trucking.

Grimm Barred From Entering FBI Offices Where He Claims He Left On Good Terms

| Posted 05.08.2014 | Politics

By Murray Weiss STATEN ISLAND — Rep. Michael Grimm, who quit as an FBI agent eight years ago, was barred from returning to its New York field...

Michael Grimm Says He's 'One Of The Luckiest Members Of Congress'

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

The Republican congressman facing 20 counts of fraud and other charges relating to a restaurant business he owned and operated said Tuesday that he is...

Michael Grimm's Ex-Girlfriend Pleads Not Guilty

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.05.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — A Houston woman romantically linked to embattled U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges she lined up straw ...

Jon Stewart Is Disappointed In Michael Grimm's Lame Scandal

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 05.01.2014 | Comedy

During a segment on Wednesday's "Daily Show", Jon Stewart attempted to celebrate the arrest of Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) as another example of "cla...

Michael Grimm Steps Down From House Financial Services Committee

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) asked to be removed from the House Financial Services Committee in a letter to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Mond...

Ryan J. Reilly

GOP Immigration Reform Supporter Michael Grimm Allegedly Employed Undocumented Workers | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) oversaw a health food restaurant that allegedly employed undocumented workers before his time in Congress, a...

Michael Grimm Indicted On 20 Counts Of Fraud

AP | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics

BY TOM HAYS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK (AP) — Following a two-year investigation of his campaign financing, U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm was indic...

GOP Lawmaker Surrenders On Federal Charges, Prosecutors Say

AP/The Huffington Post | TOM HAYS | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm was taken into custody Monday to face federal charges following a two-year investigation of his campaign fina...

Ethics Probe Of GOP Rep Deferred To Justice Department

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee is again deferring an investigation into Rep. Michael Grimm, a former FBI agent, for possible campaign ...

Shady Business

Salon | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

On Monday, the New York Times and Post reported that the ex-business partner of New York Republican Rep. Michael Grimm has close ties to the imprisone...

GOP Rep's Office Vandals Could Soon Be His Interns

Roll Call | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michael Grimm seems to want to do right by the two teenagers who vandalized his campaign office on Staten Island, saying he is open to offering i...

GOP Congressman's Office Broken Into

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics

The Staten Island campaign office of Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) suffered a destructive break-in over the weekend, in an incident that left three wind...