10/28/2013 11:16 am ET

7 Years Later, Michele Bachmann Quietly Returns Campaign Cash From Notorious Ponzi Schemer


Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) has quietly returned campaign contributions from an ex-con who lured investors for one of the biggest Ponzi schemes in US history—and on whose behalf the tea party lawmaker sought a presidential pardon.

Read more on Mother Jones

Subscribe to the Politics email.
How will Trump’s administration impact you?