LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Who is Specialty Group Inc? A mystery campaign gift of $5.28 million from Specialty Group Inc of Knoxville, Tennessee to FreedomWorks for America is prompting debate.
Specialty Group established itself on September 26, 2012. And then, seven days later, it began to give seven donations FreedomWorks for America. News reports indicate that the donations were more than ninety percent of FreedomWorks’ donations at that time October.
News analysts have determined that Specialty Group is registered to a resident in Knoxville. The head of Specialty Group, William Rose of Specialty Rose, had no comment about the matter.
FreedomWorks told news that its organization follows all applicable laws. But FreedomWorks refused to comment about any of its donors.
The donation money is reportedly being used to pay for political television ads for national candidates. The name of the candidates for which the Specialty Group money is being used for remains unknown.
The donations reportedly began less than seven days after the company was established. The seven donations ranged between $125,000 and $1.5 million each. It remains unclear what Specialty Group Inc claims to do for a business, local news indicates.