University Diaries
A professor of English describes American university life.
Aim: To change things.
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Monday, May 22, 2006

Snapshots from Home

FROZEN ASSETS
(UD Rushes into Print
With the Obvious Headline)




'Federal agents searched the Capitol Hill office of a Louisiana congressman under investigation on bribery charges Sunday, while newly released court papers said agents found $90,000 in cash last year in his Washington home.

In a 95-page affidavit used to obtain a warrant for the office search, investigators stated that an August 2005 search of Democratic Rep. William Jefferson's home turned up the cash sum in a freezer.'