There are at least 26 legislative leaders in statehouses across America who are raking in cash despite running unopposed this year. Why are they getting any money? These "safe" lawmakers are still highly influential, so donating money could get lobbyists and other power-seekers extra face time and favor in order to help set state legislative agendas. To find out what these unopposed politicians are doing with all their cash (sports tickets and golf outings anyone?), click the link in our bio to read the story.
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