Skip to comments.
Shipping with the Enemy
Company that shipped with Iran contributed mainly to Democrats
Washington Free Beacon ^
| February 17, 2012 5:00 am
| Adam Kredo
Posted on 02/18/2012 5:27:06 PM PST by jmcenanly
A U.S. shipping company with ties to the Iranian oil industry has spent years donating money mostly to Democrats, as have family members of one of its founders.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG), the worlds skirting U.S. sanctions meant to limit American companies interaction with the regime, Bloomberg reported.
Members of OSGs founding familyas well as its political action committeeare prominent financiers of the Democratic Party, donating nearly $1 million to various candidates and causes over the past decade. Their disbursements raise questions about the prevalence of Iran-tainted money in the political sphere
(Excerpt) Read more at freebeacon.com ...
TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs
KEYWORDS: cronyism; democrats; dnciran; iran; irandnc; osg; rats
I don't know if they are traitorous, or just careless about where there money comes from. However, It is worth noting just what kind of people are contributing.
posted on 02/18/2012 5:27:14 PM PST
posted on 02/18/2012 5:34:13 PM PST
( go in peace , serve the Lord)
I would vote BOTH, but I don’t think they are careless about where money comes from, I think they court it.
posted on 02/18/2012 6:04:50 PM PST
("A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject." Winston Churchill)
Iran-tainted money in the political sphere
We have an Iran-tainted White House.
posted on 02/18/2012 7:18:44 PM PST
To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...
posted on 02/18/2012 7:25:58 PM PST
(FReep this FReepathon!)
posted on 02/18/2012 7:48:18 PM PST
(We Baby Boomers are croaking in an avalanche of rotten politics smelled around the planet.)
posted on 02/19/2012 11:16:57 AM PST
posted on 02/21/2012 3:17:04 PM PST
( Khomeini promised change too // Hail, Chairman O)
Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual
posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its
management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the
exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson