18 U.S.C. § 1343 : US Code - Section 1343: Fraud by wire, radio, or television

      Whoever, having devised or intending to devise any scheme or
    artifice to defraud, or for obtaining money or property by means of
    false or fraudulent pretenses, representations, or promises,
    transmits or causes to be transmitted by means of wire, radio, or
    television communication in interstate or foreign commerce, any
    writings, signs, signals, pictures, or sounds for the purpose of
    executing such scheme or artifice, shall be fined under this title
    or imprisoned not more than 20 years, or both. If the violation
    occurs in relation to, or involving any benefit authorized,
    transported, transmitted, transferred, disbursed, or paid in
    connection with, a presidentially declared major disaster or
    emergency (as those terms are defined in section 102 of the Robert
    T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C.
    5122)), or affects a financial institution, such person shall be
    fined not more than $1,000,000 or imprisoned not more than 30
    years, or both.