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Manchester contributed $125,000 to the campaign to pass [[California Proposition 8, the "Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry" Initiative (2008)|Proposition 8, the "Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry" Initiative (2008)]].
 
Manchester contributed $125,000 to the campaign to pass [[California Proposition 8, the "Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry" Initiative (2008)|Proposition 8, the "Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry" Initiative (2008)]].
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At the time, his company owned the [[wikipedia:Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel|Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel]] in San Diego. Manchester's support for Proposition 8 sparked a boycott of the hotel.
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In May 2011, Manchester sold the Grand Hyatt to Host Hotels and Resorts.<ref>[http://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2011/03/24/host-hotels-resorts-closes-on.html ''Biz Journals'', March 24, 2011]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 09:41, 19 November 2011

Doug Manchester is a real estate developer based in San Diego, California.

Manchester purchased the San Diego Union-Tribune in November 2011 for $110 million.[1]

Political donations

Manchester contributed $125,000 to the campaign to pass Proposition 8, the "Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry" Initiative (2008).

At the time, his company owned the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego. Manchester's support for Proposition 8 sparked a boycott of the hotel.

In May 2011, Manchester sold the Grand Hyatt to Host Hotels and Resorts.[2]

References

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