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Herschel Walker’s Company Said It Donated Profits, but Evidence Is Scant

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Georgia Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker exaggerated claims about charity donations his company made to at least four organizations, the New York Times reported Thursday. Through his food-distribution company Renaissance Man Food Services, Walker once pledged to donate 15 percent of his profits to nonprofit charitable organizations. When the newspaper contacted each of the charities, however, two of them said they were not aware of any donations and the Special Olympics declined to comment.
Herschel Walker’s Company Said It Donated Profits, but Evidence Is Scant
13 days ago·Atlanta, United States

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Herschel Walker’s Company Said It Donated Profits, but Evidence Is Scant

The Georgia Republican candidate claimed his business donated 15 percent of its profits to charities. Three of the four groups named as recipients say they didn’t receive money.

13 days ago·New York, United States
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The HillThe Hill

Herschel Walker exaggerated claims about charity donations: NYT

Georgia Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker exaggerated claims about charity donations his company made to at least four organizations, The New York Times reported Thursday. Through his food distribution company Renaissance Man Food Services (RMSF), which is now owned by his holding company, H. Walker Enterprises, Walker once pledged to donate 15 percent of his…

13 days ago·Washington, United States
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Political WirePolitical Wire

No Evidence Herschel Walker Donated Profits

New York Times: “Mr. Walker, a former football star, pledged that 15 percent of profits would go to charities, a promise the company said was ‘part of its corporate charter.’ For years, Mr. Walker’s company named four specific charities as beneficiaries of those donations, including the Boy Scouts of America and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.”“But there is scant evidence that Mr. Walker’s giving matched those promises. When The New Yor…

13 days ago·New York, United States
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The Daily BeastThe Daily Beast

NYT Finds Little Proof to Back Up Herschel Walker’s Charitable Claims

An investigation found “scant evidence” that Walker’s food-distribution company actually gave 15 percent of proceeds away, as he has repeatedly pledged.

13 days ago·United States
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democraticunderground.comdemocraticunderground.com

Herschel Walker's Company Said It Donated Profits, but that looks like a lie - Democratic Underground

13 days ago
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