Wednesday, August 16th | 24 Av 5777

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe
February 2, 2012 11:40 am

Big Donors Give Republican Candidates New Life

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Big Donors Give Republican Candidates New Life" to a friend

Rick Santorum. Photo: wiki commons.

Bloomberg – More than 50 years ago, Joseph Kennedy used his wealth to advance the political career of his son, President John F. Kennedy.  Last month, Jon Huntsman Sr. tried to do the same thing.

The senior Huntsman, a chemical company executive, and his candidate son, Republican Jon Huntsman Jr., invested a combined $4.4 million in his presidential primary candidacy — a million more than the $3.3 million raised from supporters.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com