Duke Energy invests heavily in GOP governors

http://www.southernstudies.org/2014/12/duke-energy-invests-heavily-in-gop-governors.html

In 2014, Duke Energy gave the Republican Governors Association close to $2.8 million — including a $2 million contribution just two weeks before the general election. What is it hoping to get from its investment? Image: <img height=”1046″ alt=”&lt;p&gt;Duke Energy and its Progress subsidiary gave the Republican Governors Association over $3 million this election cycle — more than seven times what they gave to the Democratic governors group. The RGA spent heavily to support the re-election of South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, both of whom oppose renewable energy initiatives.&lt;/p&gt; ” width=”1046″ src=”http://www.southernstudies.org/sites/default/files/images/duke-rga.jpg?1419354983“> Duke Energy and its Progress subsidiary gave the Republican Governors Association over $3 million this election cycle — more than seven times what they gave to the Democratic governors group. The RGA spent heavily to support the re-election of South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, both of whom oppose renewable energy initiatives. Appreciate this post? Please donate & share below. Donate » Tweet » Share » Email » Reddit » Image Caption: &lt;p>Duke Energy and its Progress subsidiary gave the Republican Governors Association over $3 million this election cycle — more than seven times what they gave to the Democratic governors group. The RGA spent heavily to support the re-election of South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, both of whom oppose renewable energy initiatives.&lt;/p> read more

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