Names in the News: Veco Corp
Publication Date: May 2007
Publisher(s): National Institute on Money in State Politics (U.S.)
Author(s): Megan Moore
Oilfield services company Veco Corp. has been in the national spotlight recently as two executives pled guilty to charges of bribery and conspiracy as part of a deal with the U.S. Justice Department. Veco is a heavyweight in Alaska politics - the company and its employees have given more than $1.6 million to Alaska candidates and party committees since 1990.