Enron Contributions to State-Level Candidates
Publication Date: January 2002
Publisher(s): National Institute on Money in State Politics (U.S.)
Author(s): Edwin Bender
Enron and its chief executive officer gave at least $1.88 million to state-level candidates and state party committees during a five-year period ending in 2000. Hundreds of candidates in 32 states received direct contributions from Enron and CEO Kenneth Lay, while party committees in 19 states were recipients, as well.