KANSAS CITY, Missouri (AP) – Hallmark Playing cards mentioned Monday it desires U.S. Senators Josh Hawley of Missouri and Roger Marshall of Kansas to return marketing campaign donations from staff after senators challenged Joe Biden’s victory within the presidential election.
The Kansas Metropolis-based greeting card firm mentioned its staff donated $ 7,000 to Hawley and $ 5,000 to Marshall over the previous two years by the Hallmark Card political motion committee, The Kansas Metropolis Star reported.
“Hallmark believes that the peaceable transition of energy is a part of the inspiration of our democratic system, and we abhor violence of any sort,” Hallmark spokeswoman JiaoJiao Shen mentioned in an announcement. “The latest actions of Senators Josh Hawley and Roger Marshall don’t mirror the values of our firm. In consequence, HALLPAC requested Senators Hawley and Marshall to return all contributions to the HALLPAC marketing campaign. “