Obama campaign official donated $10G to Paul Ryan PAC

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    Obama campaign official donated $10G to Paul Ryan PAC | Fox News

     
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    It's not uncommon for people to hedge their bets by donating to both candidates.
     
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    donating to both, true. But actively working for one, supporting one, bundling money for one, and THEN donating to the opposition? I'd bet that is a tad unusual.
     
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    Companies might donate to both campaigns to buy favor. Individuals don't normally jump ship without a good reason.
     
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    The donation was made in June, obviously to Ryan's congressional campaign.

    So the guy wants Ryan re-elected to Congress, and Obama re-elected to the White House.


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    Apparently, you've got the order of events wrong...

    Donating to Ryan for his congressional campaign, and THEN bundling for Obama. Not the other way around.
     
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    The man in question is the CEO of a company.
     

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