Post Profile

Morning Briefing: April 26, 2012

Just 10 donors have been responsible for a third of all donations to Super PACs so far this cycle, the Center for Public Integrity reports — four are billionaires and most are Republicans. Israel’s military cheif said he believes Iran will choose not to build a nuclear bomb, “an assessment that contrasted with the gloomier [...]
read more


Related Posts

Republican donor expected to shell out $10 million to Gingrich super PAC

US Politics / US Elections : CNN Political Ticker (3 years ago)

Washington (CNN) - In a move that could again dramatically shake up the Republican primary race, billionaire and major Republican donor Sheldon Adelson is expected to donate an additional $10 million to the super PAC supporting Newt...

Pawlenty Has Significant Money Ties To Mega-Bank Morgan Stanley

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Election (4 years ago)

The Center for Public Integrity notes that, “in the last election cycle, Morgan Stanley executives donated $79,500 to [2012 GOP hopeful Tim] Pawlenty’s Freedom First PAC, more than any other company’s executives except for Federated...

GOP Billionaire Casino Mogul Sheldon Adelson To Keep Future Political Spending Secret

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Election (3 years ago)

Casino billionaire and right-wing activist Sheldon Adelson has already given at least $10 million to Republican-Allied Super PACs so far this cycle… and he plans to make at least one more Super PAC donation. But, he told Las Vegas S...

The Center for Public Integrity: Top 10 donors make up a third of donations to super PACs

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (3 years ago)

By John Dunbar and Michael Beckel, iWatch NewsContrary to expectations, the much-criticized court decisions that gave us "super PACs" have not led to a...

Eight of the Top Ten 2012 Super PAC Donors Are Republicans

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Justice (3 years ago)

Last January, a study found that seventeen of the top twenty political donors are Republicans or conservatives. Last night, USA Today published a similar roundup of Super PAC donors in the 2012 cycle, and they found exactly the same...


Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC