The Buying of the Presidency

Bobby Jindal’s Biggest Donors Benefited From His Administration

 

huffingtonpost.com – Paul Blumenthal

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WASHINGTON — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s presidential campaign has been propped up by the $4.6 million he helped two supposedly independent outside groups raise in the first half of 2015. The majority of the funds raised by these groups comes from people and companies that have benefited from Jindal’s administration or continue to lobby his office.

In total, a handful of donors with influence in Baton Rouge combined to contribute $2.5 million to Believe Again, a super PAC, and American Future Project, a 527 group.

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