Rogers is a big Obama contributor...a man who can’t be trusted.
I own Duke Energy stock. Should I sell or buy more?
A decent portion is from nuclear generation in NC.
“But with the convention scheduled to kick off on Monday, the negative publicity surrounding the radical Islamist speaking and organizing “Jumah at the DNC” became too much for the Host Committee to tolerate...”
“The Host Committee is described on its website as “a non-profit, non-partisan organization established by the city of Charlotte to fulfill obligations of the master contract with the Democratic National Convention Committee.” It is run by three Democratic Party stalwarts and a politically ambitious CEO based in Charlotte.
North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue and North Carolina Senator Kay Hagan serve as honorary co-chairs, and Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx and Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers serve as co-chairs. Rogers has contributed to Senate candidates of both parties, but most recently donated $30,000 to the Democratic National Committee in 2010, according to Federal Election Commission records. “