Tom Steyer's file

Steyer

Democrat from California

Tom Steyer is a potential candidate for California governor, a former hedge fund manager and environmental advocate. 

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Recent statements involving Tom Steyer

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Money was spent on hundreds of death row inmates

Recent stories featuring Tom Steyer

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