By ERIK SCHELZIGAssociated Press
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam
says he still doesn't know why federal agents searched the Knoxville
headquarters of the Pilot Flying J chain of truck stops, owned by his
The Republican governor made an impromptu visit to
the press suite in the legislative office complex Tuesday, a day after
the FBI and Internal Revenue Service shut down the Pilot offices.
Haslam said he had spoken with his brother, Pilot
CEO and Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, but that he didn't have any
further details on which records the agents were searching for.
The governor said he has not had a day-to-day role
in managing the company in 15 years, and that he will concentrate on his
role as governor while the investigation continues.
Haslam has declined to divulge his ownership stake in the private company.
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