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bijou
03-12-2009, 11:52 AM
WASHINGTON, March 12 (UPI) -- FBI officials Thursday raided the offices of Washington, D.C.'s chief technology officer, whose director recently accepted a post in the Obama administration.

There was no indication the raid targeted outgoing chief technology officer Vivek Kundra, appointed last week as the chief information officer by President Barack Obama, CNN reported.

His last day at the city government office was Feb. 4, a spokeswoman for Mayor Adrian Fenty said.

The search is part of "an ongoing investigation," a spokeswoman of the FBI's field office told Politico.

Agents arrested Yusuf Acar, an information systems security official, The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO) reported.

A White House spokesman had no immediate comment. ...

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/2009/03/12/FBI_raids_former_office_of_Obama_appointee/UPI-49951236873896/

PoliCon
03-12-2009, 12:01 PM
Another corruption/ethical issue with an Obama appointee? IMPOSSIBLE!

bijou
03-12-2009, 12:21 PM
Another corruption/ethical issue with an Obama appointee? IMPOSSIBLE!

It possibly doesn't count as breaking news in that it is not entirely surprising, but at least this time it is the FBI involved rather than the IRS.

Bongo55
03-12-2009, 01:23 PM
Color me shocked....NOT

ralph wiggum
03-12-2009, 01:28 PM
When is the FBI going to start raiding the offices of ChimpyMcBusHitler, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Rice, Rove and all the other war criminals!!!!!!!!11111111111111111111111

(DU mode) :D

lacarnut
03-12-2009, 01:49 PM
Another corruption/ethical issue with an Obama appointee? IMPOSSIBLE!

The FBI set up a bribery sting; so this could get very interesting.

PoliCon
03-12-2009, 04:21 PM
The FBI set up a bribery sting; so this could get very interesting.

OH FUN!! :D