Abramoff Donations Sent to Charity

Contributions were made by lobbyist Jack Abramoff and his wife to the campaigns of some Mississippi officials. Abramoff recently pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges.

Cong. Chip Pickering of Mississippi's third has donated the $2,500 he received to the Mississippi Hurricane Recovery Fund.

Sen. Thad Cochran did the same with the $8,000 he got from the lobbyist.

Mississippi Cong. Roger Wicker donated $250 to the Mississippi Hurricane Recovery Fund.

A spokesman for Sen. Trent Lott said he never received any donations from Abramoff.


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