Former Attorney General John Swallow hid contributions from pay day loan industry, detectives state

SALT LAKE CITY — John Swallow failed to wish voters to see him once the cash advance candidate, so their campaign developed a strategy to cover thousands and thousands of bucks in efforts he received through the industry.

In the exact same time, Swallow told payday lenders he’d head to bat for all of them with federal customer security regulators if elected attorney general.

« we have always been prepared and ready to help lead away on that, » he composed in a June 29, 2011, e-mail to Kip Cashmore, a cash advance industry frontrunner in Utah. Plus »