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Mon Apr 22, 2024, 12:04 AM Apr 22

Hovde Under Fire for Comments About Older Voters [View all]

Hovde Under Fire for Comments About Older Voters

April 21, 2024 at 3:50 pm EDT By Taegan Goddard 41 Comments

https://politicalwire.com/2024/04/21/hovde-under-fire-for-comments-about-older-voters/

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New York Times: “Eric Hovde, the Republican banking executive challenging Senator Tammy Baldwin in Wisconsin, may be developing a problem with older voters. The bank he leads, Utah-based Sunwest, last month was named as a co-defendant in a California lawsuit that accuses a senior living facility partly owned by the bank of elder abuse, negligence and wrongful death.”

“Mr. Hovde’s campaign called the suit meritless and said it was farcical to hold the chairman and chief executive of a bank responsible for the actions of a business that it seized in a foreclosure in 2021. Whatever its merits, the suit might have been largely irrelevant to Mr. Hovde’s political campaign had he himself not boasted recently of having gained expertise in the nursing home industry as a lender to such residences.”

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