Posts Tagged ‘Ian Thorne’


David Wilmot and Jeff Thompson have long been two of the most influential men in District politics. Wilmot is one of the top-paid lobbyists in town, able to command monthly retainers of up to $10,000 from blue-chip clients like Walmart, AT&T, United Healthcare, and the pharmaceutical industry. He’s a near-constant presence at the Wilson [...]

Jeff Thompson Has No Worries

For a man at the center of a wide-ranging federal investigation into a vast shadow campaign prosecutors say helped Mayor Vince Gray win the 2010 election, Jeff Thompson sure doesn't look too worried.
At least he didn't two weeks ago, when he sat for a lengthy deposition as part of an ongoing legal battle over a [...]

Jeff Thompson’s Masseur Among “Suspicious” Money Order Donors

This week's LL column takes a look at Hollywood movie producer Proteus Spann's somewhat mysterious ties to Jeff Thompson—the D.C. Medicaid contractor who is in the middle of a federal investigation into the city's campaign finances.
If nothing else, the Spann connection demonstrates how large Thompson's network of donors is. The network, which has given more than [...]

Thompson Sued Over Property Deal

D.C. political donor and Medicaid contractor Jeff Thompson has another legal problem to add to his list—a lawsuit over a Capitol Hill property he owns that currently houses a hair salon.
Thompson, as readers of this blog are well aware, had his home and offices raided by federal authorities earlier this month and is at the [...]