Note: According to records filed with the Federal Election Commission, Hoekstra has taken thousands of dollars from Michigan companies........as well as Wal-Mart. Typical Republican supporting cheap over sea labor with anti American companies, outsourcing American jobs, and going back on his word as described in the article by taking money from Wal-Mart..
In 1992, U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra upset a longtime incumbent after making two promises: He wouldn't serve longer than 12 years and he wouldn't take money from political action committees.
Twelve years later, the Republican from Holland has had a change of heart. He is running for re-election this year and already has raised $77,883 from PACs for his campaign.