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  Congressional ethics investigators interview Collins' investment partners
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Last EditedRP  May 16, 2017 04:58pm
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AuthorRobert J. McCarthy , and Jerry Zremski
News DateTuesday, May 16, 2017 10:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionCongressional ethics investigators are probing Rep. Chris Collins’ role in attracting investors to an Australian biotech company, interviewing several of them in the Buffalo area Tuesday and Wednesday, according to two sources familiar with the situation who asked not to be identified.

the ethics office has received at least four complaints involving the Clarence Republican and his Innate investments. The complaints note that Collins was involved last year in legislation that could benefit Innate, raising questions about whether he violated a law that prohibits federal lawmakers in profiting from inside information when making investments.
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