The Deal

The Deal Concerned that he might be transferred to Alaska because of his failure to obtain a conviction in the past three years Alex an FBI supervisor temporarily assigned to the Philadelphia office decides

  • Title: The Deal
  • Author: Matt Witten
  • ISBN: 9780822202851
  • Page: 347
  • Format: Paperback
  • Concerned that he might be transferred to Alaska because of his failure to obtain a conviction in the past three years, Alex, an FBI supervisor temporarily assigned to the Philadelphia office, decides to quicken his pursuit of a local political boss who is suspected to accepting bribes by setting up a sting operation which involves the offering of an illegal payment toConcerned that he might be transferred to Alaska because of his failure to obtain a conviction in the past three years, Alex, an FBI supervisor temporarily assigned to the Philadelphia office, decides to quicken his pursuit of a local political boss who is suspected to accepting bribes by setting up a sting operation which involves the offering of an illegal payment to a lesser official With the reluctant cooperation of Peter, another FBI agent who agrees to pose as the representative of a group of rich developers, a small time politico, Jimmy, is approached with the promise of a cash payoff if he can provide access to Tommy O Hara, a highly placed official who controls patronage throughout the state and is the man to see when the rules need bending Essentially honest, but in need of funds to pay for his daughter s college expenses, Jimmy, after wrestling with his conscience, agrees to go along with the plan thereby setting in motion a gripping series of disturbing events and suspenseful scenes in which questions of trust and betrayal are contrasted with those of greed and corruption Ironically, it is big fish Tommy, the wily, cautious old pro, who wriggles off the hook, leaving the hapless little fish Jimmy to take the rap despite the troubled Peter s last minute attempt to spare him, even at the risk of jeopardizing his own career and of upsetting the quest for justice, which, it seems, must be pursued regardless of the price exacted.

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