DNC wont repay Duke Energy for Charlotte convention costs
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#1 Mar 2, 2013
Hat tip: hey now
"The Democratic National Committee has no plans to repay Duke Energy for an unprecedented $10 million line of credit it guaranteed to help the Democratic conventions local host committee put on President Obamas three-day nominating convention in Charlotte, N.C., last September.
A Duke company official said the company was claiming the money as a business expense for tax purposes, meaning shareholders will foot $6 million of the cost, according to a report in the Charlotte Observer.
The large loan and the secrecy surrounding it have government watchdog groups deeply concerned. They say the arrangement raises serious conflict-of-interest issues for Mr. Obama and challenges his claim to be committed to disclosure and transparency."
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Since: Oct 10
#2 Mar 2, 2013
Good find, WW.
Gee, in my state, they call that 'theft of services.' The dems get 'a pass' on everything.
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