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Jim Christiana, a republican representative who is on the rise in Pennsylvania, went on a spending splurge this past election season after he received $310,000 from campaign contributors.  He received more donations than his 5 Beaver County collages combine.   The young representative spent thousands of campaign contributions on haircuts ($114), cigars (at least $3,000), overnight shipping from the USPS (close to $1,900) and much more.  

Jim Christiana also has a couple of questionable campaign contributions.  One check came from a pro-education reform PAC that was laundered through a couple of his friends' hands.  The other was a donation from a pro-cyber charter that had it's offices raided by the FBI.  

To see a nice list of Jim Christiana's spending, please click on the following link "Pennsylvania Republican Representative Living like a Fat Cat off of School Profiteers and Natural Gas Corporations"

Originally posted to S Kitchen on Tue Apr 09, 2013 at 07:29 AM PDT.

Also republished by DKos Pennsylvania.

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