Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Fox News parent company chips in $2,000 for Billy Long
FEC documents indicate that NewsCorp's Fox PAC contributed $2,000 to Long's campaign Friday, as the congresman's money-making machine continues to work efficiently.
Long has raised $25,000 since the beginning of the month with $5,000 of that coming from Silver Dollar City CEO Peter Herschend and JoDee Herschend, with each kicking in $2,500.
Fox was not the only big media corporation to contribute to Long. He also received $1,000 from CBS Corporation.
Others contributing to Long since July 1, include the following:
High Majzoub, physician, Joplin, $1,000
Jim Penn, Penn Enterprises, Springfield, $1,000
Debbie Penn, Missouri State University, $1,000
John Gentry, president, Positron Industries, Springfield, $2,000
David Harper, retired, Springfield, $1,000
Betty Ethridge, Springfield, $1,000
Kelly Swanson, owner Marine Hotel, Kimberling City, $1,000
Ronald Neville, self-employed, Springfield, $2,000
Mike Jones, auctioneer, Dallas, Texas, $1,000
Exxon Mobil, $2,000
Credit Untion National Association PAC, $1,000