Following The Money From High-Interest Lenders To Lawmakers (WVTF)


LoanMax is giving $10,000 to Republican candidate for governor Ed Gillespie. But it’s also giving the same amount to Democrat Ralph Northam. Stephen Farnsworth at the University of Mary Washington says company officials are hedging their bets. “This is a way makes sure that whoever wins the election, they win the election. You’ve covered all the bets on the table here. So whether there’s a Democratic or Republican governor, you’ve still got a ready audience for your issue.”

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