Skip to comments.Progressive Super PAC Emerging as Key Tool for Soros and Other Liberal Billionaires
Posted on 07/08/2011 3:36:41 PM PDT by Halfmanhalfamazing
After being trounced in 2010, Democrats, special interest groups, and liberal billionaires have begun assembling assets to rebound in 2012. The "House Majority PAC", a Democrat Super PAC, reported this week to have raised $800,000 in the two months from its inception to June 13, including the time leading up to Mays NY-26 special election where Democrat Kathy Hochul defeated Republican Jane Corwin. House Majority PAC attack ads in the final weeks prior to the election have been speculated to have had a key role in Hochuls victory. Politico has reported that $325,000 of the $800,000 amassed by the House Majority PAC since April came from three wealthy liberals.
"In addition to Soross $75,000 contribution, hedge fund billionaire Donald Sussman - a major donor who this month married Rep. Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) - gave $150,000 and Chicago media magnate Fred Eychaner, a major donor to President Barack Obama, gave $100,000."
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