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January 15, 2012

A La. Congressman Seeks Nonprofit Accountability

Derek Lieu, for The Chronicle

Rep. Charles Boustany, a prominent watchdog of nonprofit organizations, has deep ties to charities from his years as a heart surgeon in his native Louisiana.

Long before Rep. Charles Boustany was elected to Congress, he was deeply involved with nonprofits in his native southwestern Louisiana, working as a heart surgeon at a nonprofit hospital and volunteering on many charity boards.

Today, as the chairman...

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