Voters mixed over fraud charges for NY congressman

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, center, speaks to the media outside of federal court in New York, Monday, April 28, 2014. The Staten Island Republican was arrested earlier in the day and pleaded not guilty to a 20-count federal indictment that includes charges of mail fraud, wire fraud and tax fraud. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEW YORK (AP) — A congressional campaign that already was promising to be tightly contested became even more contentious when incumbent Republican U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm was charged with evading taxes, news that voters in his Staten Island district met with mixed feelings.

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