Sixteen-year-old Capitol Hill page concerned about E-mail exchange with Congressman

UPDATE here.

ABC News has gotten ahold of some very disturbing emails from Rep. Mark Foley (R-Fl) to a 16-year-old Capitol Hill page:


The concerned page alerted congressional staffers to the e-mails. In one e-mail, the page writes to a staffer, "Maybe it is just me being paranoid, but seriously. This freaked me out."

Foley's office acknowledges that Foley wrote the e-mails to the page but says they were completely innocent and that Foley is only guilty of being overly friendly.

The e-mails were sent from Foley's personal AOL account. In one, Foley writes, "did you have fun at your conference…what do you want for your birthday coming up…what stuff do you like to do."

In another Foley writes, "how are you weathering the hurricane…are you safe…send me an email pic of you as well…"

The page forwarded that e-mail to a congressional staffer saying it was "sick sick sick sick sick."
[The Blotter]

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