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Allan B. Hubbard
Was a Pioneer in 2000 and a Ranger in 2004.
Employer: President, E & A Industries Inc.
Also affiliated with Hudson Institute
Other interests include: Environmental regulations; Chemicals.
The National Journal reported that George W. Bush befriended Hubbard at Harvard Business School. Hubbard was instrumental in organizing policy briefings for the then-Texas governor during the first campaign for president. During the first Bush administration, Hubbard served on a commission created by Vice President Quayle to ease regulatory burdens on business.
Amount donated to George W. Bush, Republican candidates and the Republican Party between 1988 and 2004: $140,034
Connections to President Bush: Family & friends; George H.W. Bush contacts.
Source: Washington Post research, with Texans for Public Justice and Center for Responsive Politics © 2004 The Washington Post Company