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Grand Jury Examining Whether Congressman Vern Buchanan Broke The Law


The Florida Republican has already been facing a House Ethics Committee probe into his conduct. While the Federal Election Commission found there wasn't enough evidence to pursue a case against him for campaign finance violations, a report from the FEC's general counsel found he did not give credible testimony.

A lawyer for Buchanan called the multiple investigations a "political witch hunt."

"His political enemies are growing increasingly desperate and making all these accusations against him," William J. McGinley told the NYT.