Dallas billionaire Harold Simmons' political action committee illegally funneled $64,500 to 18 Texas lawmakers after passage of a bill allowing Simmons' company to dump radioactive waste at a bond-funded site in West Texas, according to reports.
Texas Lawmakers Who Backed Nuke Waste Dump Got Illegal Campaign Funds
JAN 3, 2013 5:26pm ET
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