Billionaire St. Louis investor Rex Sinquefield is donating millions to political causes ahead of Missouri’s August primaries and November general election.
The Great St. Louis committee received Sinquefield’s largest donation, $2.8 million, on Friday. A spokesman for the committee said it’s focused on St. Louis issues. Previously, a committee backed by Sinquefield that opposed the St. Louis earnings tax gave $668,000 to Great St. Louis.
Also Friday, Sinquefield gave more than $1.5 million to Missouri Club for Growth, and he and his wife gave $2.5 million to Missourians for Excellence in Government.
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