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Treasurer for $100,000 SEIU donation to Sebelius’ PAC likes her for HHS Secretary

SEIU's Anna Burger and Gov. Kathleen Sebelius

SEIU’s Anna Burger (left) and Gov. Kathleen Sebelius (right)

On Monday President Barack Obama nominated Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to be the next Health & Human Services Secretary.

Sebelius’ Senate confirmation may create a fight, largely because of her controversial stance on abortion.

One major union, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), is likely to support Sebelius monetarily in her confirmation battle, since they represent thousands of nurses and health care workers.  This article will show several monetary relationshiops between Gov. Sebelius and SEIU, and some connections between Gov. Sebelius and SEIU’s Anna Burger and Andy Stern. Read the rest of this entry »