Tonight: CBS Interviews Rep. Buyer On Iffy Foundation

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CBS Evening News is set to run a segment looking at the questionable foundation of Rep. Steve Buyer (R-IN), and they’ve got a sit-down interview with the man himself.

Last night, CBS ran a promo of the “Follow the Money” segment with reporter Sharyl Attkisson interviewing a tense-looking Buyer. She asks, “What happened to the $25,000?”Since early October, TPMmuckraker has been reporting on Buyer’s Frontier Foundation, which collects big donations through golf junkets with lobbyists, but has given out nothing for its stated purposes of helping Indiana students with scholarships. Our full coverage is here.