Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Thirty-two members of Congress dispensed more than $2 million in campaign funds to pay relatives' salaries during the 2012 election cycle

Lawmakers add relatives to campaign payrolls
Fredreka Schouten and Christopher Schnaars, USA TODAY12:28p.m. EDT March 18, 2013

WASHINGTON — Thirty-two members of Congress dispensed more than $2 million in campaign funds to pay relatives' salaries during the 2012 election cycle, a USA TODAY analysis of the most recent campaign records shows.

Lawmakers have hired their children, spouses, aunts, parents and in-laws as consultants, accountants and record keepers, the examination shows. In some cases, multiple members of the family joined the payroll.

Rep. Rodney Alexander, R-La., for instance, paid his daughter, Lisa Lowe, more than $73,000 between Jan. 1, 2011, and Dec. 31, 2012. Another daughter, Ginger Robinson, also works for the campaign and collected $57,000

MORE
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/18/campaign-fun...

Views: 12

Reply to This

VeryBarryCare

"24 or more hours of member activity http://12160.info/m"

Report an Issue

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Please remember this website is supported by your donations...

 

>>>back up site 12160info.lefora.com

 

 

 

DMCA / Report an Issue

 

Badge

Loading…

© 2014   Created by James μολὼν λαβέ.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

content and site copyright 12160.info 2007-2014 - all rights reserved. unless otherwise noted