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Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner received $24,000 in PAC donations from a meatpacking corporation. He's largely remained quiet about the company's record-setting coronavirus outbreak

28 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Meatpacking plants have been among the most devastated workplaces during the coronavirus pandemic, with the cramped working conditions and lack of consequential federal oversight leading to scores of COVID-19 infections and deaths.
But some Republican officials have remained surprisingly tight-lipped about the industry's poor COVID record - including Republican Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado, who has been one of the top recipients in Congress of PAC money from JBS meatpacking - over the past decade.
This cycle, his reelection campaign received more funds from JBS than...
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