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Gov. McDonnell Will Return Rolex, Gifts to Campaign Donor

Gov. McDonnell Will Return Rolex, Gifts to Campaign Donor

By Abby D. Phillip @abbydphillip Follow on Twitter Jul 30, 2013 12:50pm (Bill Clark/Roll Call/Getty Images) Embattled Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell said today that he would return gifts he and his family received from a campaign donor, including a $6,500 Rolex watch. Speaking on WTOP radio on the “Ask the Governor” program, McDonnell said he would work with counsel to return “all remaining gifts” from Jonnie Williams, a wealthy donor to his campaign and CEO of a nutritional supplement company Star Scientific. The gifts could amount to tens of thousands of dollars. “This has been a gentleman and his wife who… I considered a personal friend, and he had given some gifts to my daughters for their wedding and to my wife, some of them I did not know about at the time,” McDonnell said. “Listen, I do understand the concern of the citizens of Virginia.” “I felt that because of the co...

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