Ben Waide http://wfpl.org en Lawsuit Claims Western Kentucky Lawmaker Misused Company Funds for Campaign http://wfpl.org/post/lawsuit-claims-western-kentucky-lawmaker-misused-company-funds-campaign <p>A Western Kentucky lawmaker is accused of using company money to inappropriately fund campaign activities.</p><p>A complaint filed by shareholders of Liberty Rehabilitation alleges that Rep. Ben Waide used over $30,000 of that business's funds to bankroll campaigning.</p><p>Waide is the company’s president, and the suit further alleges the Maidsonville Republican used company money to pay for unauthorized massages and a trip to St. Louis with his wife. Further, it claims he pocketed official state travel reimbursements charged to Liberty’s account.</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 11:26:01 +0000 Jonathan Meador 8133 at http://wfpl.org Lawsuit Claims Western Kentucky Lawmaker Misused Company Funds for Campaign