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Business Donations to Help Fund McAuliffe Inauguration Events

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Terry McAuliffe's inauguration festivities will be paid  for in part with hundreds of thousands of dollars from the business world.

Watchdog.org pulled Virginia State Board of Elections data and information from the Virginia Public Access Project. The data shows more than $850,000 in donations from technology, health and energy sectors.

A lot of money came from out of state - but in Virginia, top givers of $50,000 each were Altria - the Richmond-headquartered tobacco company - Dominion Power, and Verizon's Richmond offices.

To read the entire article from Watchdog.org, click here.

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