Trump Pardons GOP Donor Paul Pogue Convicted Of Filing A False Tax Return

A GOP supporter and Trump reelection campaign donor was among the pardons issued by President Donald Trump Tuesday.Paul Pogue, a former owner of a Texas construction company pleaded guilty in 2010 to filing a false tax return. He was sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay a $250,000 fine and over $473,000 in restitution.His company, Pogue Construction, is now run by his son Ben Pogue, who donated $85,000 last year to Trump Victory, the joint committee fundraising for Trump’s reelection campaign and the Republican National Committee.In a statement, the White House emphasized Pogu…

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