Tom Steyer’s Deep Ties to Oregon Corruption Scandal

Top advisers to billionaire Dem donor helped run group accused of illicit payments to Oregon’s first lady.

Top advisers to the billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer helped run a green group, financed in part by Steyer himself, that is at the center of a corruption scandal that could force the Democratic governor of Oregon to resign.
An executive at one of Steyer’s nonprofit groups and a political vendor who has received hundreds of thousands of dollars from the hedge fund manager’s political operations helped run the group, which is accused of influencing state energy policy through undisclosed payments to Oregon’s first lady. Read more of this post

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