Report: Knight gives Buehler $1M

Report: Knight gives Buehler $1M

Phil Knight appears to have given Oregon Republican gubernatorial candidate Knute Buehler another substantial gift. Willamette Week reported Thursday night that Knight, the founder of Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE), gave Buehler $1 million. Buehler’s campaign didn’t confirm the donation, which hadn’t appeared in his state campaign database as of 7:40 a.m. Friday. It would be the largest individual gift accorded to an Oregon candidate, WW pointed out. Knight gave Buehler $500,000 last August. The Business…

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Report: Knight gives Buehler $1M