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2004 US Presidential Election
December 09, 2004
Sharpton | Sharpton Paid To Campaign For Kerry

The Associated Press reports that Al Sharpton was paid $86,715 travel and consulting fees by the Democratic National Committee to campaign for Kerry and other Democratic candidates.

From California Yankee.



Posted by Dan Spencer at December 9, 2004 09:28 PM | TrackBack
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Man’s gotta eat.

Posted by: torpedo_eight [TypeKey Profile Page] at December 10, 2004 08:10 AM

That speech he gave at the DNC was a barnburner. He deserves every penny.

Posted by: rdelephant [TypeKey Profile Page] at December 10, 2004 07:07 PM

Sharpton may act like a nut sometimes, but he was smart enough to know there wasn’t much point in campaigning for Kerry if you weren’t going to get paid. Plus, Sharpton can do a lot more with those thousands of dollars than LoseOn.org can.

Posted by: jackhammer [TypeKey Profile Page] at December 17, 2004 10:22 AM

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