CHA Statement on House Theft Investigation

Feb 3, 2017

WASHINGTON – Committee on House Administration Chairman Gregg Harper (R-Miss.) and Ranking Member Robert Brady (D-PA) issued the following statement regarding the ongoing House theft investigation:

“House Officials became aware of suspicious activity and alleged theft committed by certain House IT support staff.  An internal investigation determined that a number of House policies and procedures had been violated. This information was turned over to the United States Capitol Police and their investigation is ongoing. These employees have also been blocked from accessing House systems. All offices impacted have been contacted.  No further comment will be issued until the investigation is complete.”

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