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Nina Totenberg


This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on June 28, 2023.

Thomas has, in the past, made such amendments when other omissions have come to light. In 2011, he amended 12 years of his disclosure forms to reflect his wife’s earnings between 1997 and 2009. In those years, Thomas had checked the box labeled “NONE” for his wife’s employment when in fact she was employed by the House Republican leadership, Hillsdale College and the conservative Heritage Foundation, earning a total of over $1.6 million during that time, according to Common Cause and the Alliance for Justice.

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