Campaign Contributor Fined

— NPR's Wendy Kaufman reports from Seattle on the plea bargain that Republican campaign contributor Thomas Stewart entered in federal court yesterday, in which he admitted making illegal campaign contributions and agreed to pay a five million dollar fine. Stewart is a wealthy businessman, who owns Food Services of America, one of the largest food wholesalers in the country.

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