Report: Romney May Have Violated Massachusetts Ethics Laws Via a Company Linked to Paul Ryan's Brother

 

On Friday, the Telegraph reported that, as governor of Massachusetts, Mitt Romney may have violated state ethics laws when his administration maintained a “lucrative” contract with a company in which he had a financial stake.

The company, Imagitas, had been co-founded by a former executive at Bain and Co., with $5 million in backing from Bain Capital. Paul Ryan's brother, Toby, had also been a senior manager at Bain and Co., working in the same building as Romney, before leaving to become a vice president of Imagitas...

Read the full piece here.

AlterNet / By Joshua Holland

Posted at August 18, 2012, 11:56am

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