Republican state Representative Art Swann, one of two reps. from Blount County, received a $1,000 donation from James Haslam of Pilot Oil during the 2016 election, even though Swann had no opponent. Rep. Art Swann voted to raise the gas tax and increase vehicle registration fees.
James Haslam is a relative of oil baron, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam.
Read more on state lawmakers regarding their votes on the gas tax & registration fee increases and donations from the Haslam family and JOBS4TN PAC, which is mostly funded by Bill Haslam, here: http://tennesseestar.com/2017/05/04/follow-the-money-campaign-receipts-may-shed-light-on-why-some-republicans-voted-for-the-gas-tax/
|HASLAM II , JAMES
P.O. BOX 10146
KNOXVILLE , TN 37939