GOP Reacts After Skinny Dipping Incident in Israel

Rep. Kevin Yoder's behavior at Sea of Galilee rebuked by Republican leadership.
3:00 | 08/20/12

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The fbi investigating what is being called lawmakers going wild. One of the holiest places on the planet that became a drunkle swim in the sea of galilee. Reporter: Today, another republican on damage control. It was more of a spontaneous thing. Clearly a mistake. Reporter: That mistake, a skinny deep in the sea of galilee, caught the attention of the fbi and has given congress yet another black eye. Even paul ryan today called his behavior unbecoming of a member of congress. It happened on an official delegation. 30 republicans visiting the holy site and meeting with top israeli officials. Majority leader eric cantor was on the trip. That's the skinnydipping congressman, whereas first reported by politico several republican congressmen and staff decided go for a late-night swim. Some jumped in with all their clothes on. Congressman yoder with no clothes at all. The sea of galilee is a popular vacation spot in israel, but also a place of great significance for christians. It's where jesus gave the certien on the mount. Where he fed people with five loaves of bread and two fish, where he walked on water. The trip was paid by private funds, not taxpayer dollars but when majoritier cantor got word of it the next morning, they say he was livid. Law enforcement sources say the raucous behavior even caught the attention of the fbi which conducted a preliminary review as too whether members of that congressional delegation behaved in a way that could have made them vulnerable to blackmail. That investigation went nowhere. Now, we head out west. A blaze with fire, making this

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