Wednesday, August 5, 2015

4 members of the Wilks family have contributed $15,000,000 to Ted Cruz

The family has earned billions of dollars in the fracking boom.

And I'm sure Cruz will do all he can to return the love.

Small Pool of Rich Donors Dominates Election Giving. (The New York Times, 8/1/2015)

From a Reuters overview of FTS International Bonds Inc.
  • Mr. Dan Wilks, Chief Executive Officer
  • Mr. Farris Wilks, Chief Operating Officer 

Related posts:
Toby Neugebauer: #2 on the list of a 'small pool of rich donors'.  (8/2/2015)
Robert Mercer: At the top of the list of a 'small pool of rich donors'
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How to avoid creating the appearance of undue influence with your Super PAC donation: Keep it at $1,000,000 or less! (7/12/2015)
Billionaire boys and their political toys.  (7/12/2015)

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