In three separate donations since January, McClatchy, the Pirates' former CEO and now a minority owner, has stuffed $33,100 into the campaign coffers of Democrats, Federal election records reveal.
McClatchy has given the maximum $4,600 to Obama. He also made a $28,500 contribution to the Democratic National Committee.
Sunday, October 26, 2008
Meet McClatchy director Kevin McClatchy -- he has donated $28,500 to Democratic National Committee and $4,600 to Obama since 2007
Kevin McClatchy, a minority owner -- and former CEO -- of the Pittsburgh Pirates and a member of the McClatchy newspaper family, has donated tens of thousands toward electing Democratic candidates according to election records.
Kevin McClatchy is still a director at the McClatchy Company. (AP photo by Gene J. Puskar)