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FBI asks questions about environmental bill by Sen. Kevin De Leon
FBI asks questions about environmental bill by Sen. Kevin De Leon

FBI agents are asking questions about an environmental bill carried by Senate President Pro Tem Kevin De Leon (D-Los Angeles) in 2013 after The Times reported on controversy surrounding the measure, a source familiar with the inquiry said Tuesday. The source, who was interviewed by the FBI, said agents asked basic factual questions about SB 37 during a visit in Sacramento last week but did not give any indication that they had evidence of any wrongdoing. An FBI representative reached late Tuesday did not know of any active investigation. Dan Reeves, the chief of staff for De Leon, said neither the senator nor any of his staff has heard anything from the federal agents. "I don't...

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