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Elena Kagan a big Dem donor
boston herald ^ | 5/13/10 | Richard Weir

Posted on 05/13/2010 9:25:25 AM PDT by Nachum

Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan has been a faithful Democratic donor over the past decade, lavishing nearly $15,000 on candidates from Barack Obama to Al Gore - a generous habit that may spark some fireworks at her confirmation hearings, experts said.

“Other people whom Obama has tapped for other positions have given far more, but I think the question over potential conflicts could be raised by senators,” said Michael Beckle, a spokesman for Centers for Responsive Politics, a nonpartisan watchdog organization that tracks campaign donations and lobbying.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: dem; donor; elena; kagan

1 posted on 05/13/2010 9:25:26 AM PDT by Nachum
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To: All

http://www.nachumlist.com/Kagan.htm


2 posted on 05/13/2010 9:25:51 AM PDT by Nachum (The complete Obama list at www.nachumlist.com)
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To: Jet Jaguar; NorwegianViking; ExTexasRedhead; HollyB; FromLori; EricTheRed_VocalMinority; ...

The list, ping


3 posted on 05/13/2010 9:26:10 AM PDT by Nachum (The complete Obama list at www.nachumlist.com)
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To: Nachum

Another job bought and paid for.


4 posted on 05/13/2010 9:27:32 AM PDT by frogjerk (I believe in unicorns, fairies and pro-life Democrats.)
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To: Nachum

The left will counter with Roberts contributions os time and money, trying to negate this...but it is still an issue that is part of “discovery”


5 posted on 05/13/2010 9:29:10 AM PDT by jessduntno (Kagan...Filly-bust-her. Bork her. Bork her hard. She needs it.)
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To: Nachum

No kidding. Is anybody surprised at this other than the generosity? State the obvious. Do bears do it in the woods?

Kagan is 0bama’s clone but less political but probably every bit as radical.


6 posted on 05/13/2010 9:33:09 AM PDT by kevinm13 (Tim Geithner is a tax cheat. Manmade "Global Warming" is a HOAX!)
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To: Nachum

File this under “news of the obvious.”


7 posted on 05/13/2010 9:42:36 AM PDT by Behind Liberal Lines
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To: Nachum

So she’s a big Democratic donor huh?

Well Gee that’s a big surprise.


8 posted on 05/13/2010 9:47:11 AM PDT by DontTreadOnMe2009 (So stop treading on me already!)
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To: Nachum

Boama is trying to bring the SCOTUS to ridicule. This wacko will write opinions that will be jokes to the legal establishment. We will laugh at boama and his choice.


9 posted on 05/13/2010 9:49:18 AM PDT by mountainlion (concerned conservative.)
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To: Nachum

Yeah I don’t think anyone expected him to nominate someone who donates to Republicans :)


10 posted on 05/13/2010 10:56:18 AM PDT by heysean
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