Grimes Denies Any Improprieties Concerning Rates Paid for Campaign Bus

7:05 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Grimes Denies Any Improprieties Concerning Rates Paid for Campaign Bus

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Kentucky's Democratic U.S. Senate candidate is denying allegations that she received a sweetheart deal on the use of her campaign bus. The response came after POLITICO reported Tuesday that a company owned by Grimes’ father purchased the bus and appeared to be renting it to her campaign at a discounted rate.
Under fire from Republicans for reportedly getting a special deal for her campaign bus, Alison Lundergan Grimes on Tuesday asserted that the payments made for the 45-foot-long vehicle are within market rates. The response came after POLITICO reported Tuesday that a company owned by Grimes’ father purchased the bus and appeared to be renting it...