Corporate Bailout Recipients Are Giving Campaign Donations

Gandelman, Joe
October 2010
Moderate Voice;10/25/2010, p4
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The article reports on the political campaign contributions given by several U.S. companies that have received federal bailouts. It cites the 5,000-dollar campaign check given by General Motors Corp. to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in September 2010. Accordingly, candidates from the Republican Party receive most of the campaign contributions through the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP).


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