NY: Bloomberg Donates to GOP Senators Who Voted for Marriage Equality

Written by scott on July 14th, 2011

Michael BloombergDonations in the amount of $10,300 (the maximum allowed) from Michael Bloomberg have landed in the coffers of Sens. Mark Grisanti (R-Buffalo), Roy McDonald (R-Saratoga), Stephen Saland (R-Poughkeepsie) and James Alesi (R-Rochester) for their “yes” votes which helped propel passage of marriage equality in the state.

Buffalo News notes that Grisanti has received at least $50,000 in new funds for his marriage vote:

$10,000 from Colorado resident Tim Gill, who heads a group that has promoted gay marriage laws here and in other states.

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  1. Great news about Michael Bloomberg giving back and Congratulations to the State of New York approving Gay Marriage! 🙂

    Best regards,
    From all your LGBT Friends & Colleagues in Austin, Texas…

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