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Feeney pays cost of Abramoff trip



Rep. Tom Feeney violated U.S. House rules when he took a golfing trip to Scotland with convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff in 2003.

The House ethics committee announced Wednesday that Feeney, a Republican from the Orlando area, agreed to pay the cost of the trip - $5,643 - to the U.S. Treasury.

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[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 1:24pm]


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