He pointed the finger right back at those who accused him of being the Vote-by-Mail king in a voter bribery scheme.
"I wasn't involved in what they were doing," Raia offered by way of a defense.
Raia was responding to a trio of government witnesses who flipped and pled out for a reduced sentence (Matt Calicchio) or agreed to testify in lieu of prosecution (Michael Holmes & Freddie Frazier).
The government screws turned and turned hard.
|Frank Raia (l) with Freddie Frazier and Patty Waiters at this 2016 City Council meeting up for another NHSA term.|
He's up for a different kind of term in Newark on trial for allegedly directing a voter bribery scheme.