A new report by the investigative news outlet ProPublica finds that Ron Johnson — Wisconsin’s senior U.S. Senator — directed millions of dollars in tax breaks to his three biggest campaign donors.
Johnson, a Republican, inserted provisions into a 2017 tax overhaul enabling top donors Diane Hendricks and the Uihlein family to claim $215 million in tax deductions in 2018.
For more, our producer Jonah Chester spoke with Justin Elliott — the investigation’s co-author.
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