Sen. Ben Nelson

Sen. Ben Nelson's (D-Neb.) Healthcare Industry-funded Campaigns Draws Fire

The Hill.com reports that Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) is taking heat for his opposition to the Obama administration's health care reform efforts in a new ad produced by Change Congress. Sen. Nelson has close ties with the health care industry and has received millions in campaign contributions during his three Senate campaigns.

 

The Money in Politics Connection

The Public Campaign Action Fund released a report today regarding Sen. Ben Nelson's decision to oppose a public insurance option. The report includes an in-depth money in politics analysis - linking Sen. Nelson to over 1.2 million dollars in contributions from insurance interests.

To learn more and read the report, click here.