House Ethics Committee

Aug 102012
NY Times builds house-of-cards argument to criticize Grimm financial disclosure, Cyprus trip

POLITICS: The NY Times has questioned the timing of a House Ethics Committee filing by the office of Congressman Michael Grimm, amended to include a trip to the Republic of Cyprus funded by Panayiotis “Peter” Papanicolaou, the chairman of the Cyprus Federation of America (CFA) that was charged with bribery by federal attorneys in June. But on examination, the “questionable” part of the questionable timing doesn’t hold up.