Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Quote du jour

You know all that stuff about the Koch brothers pouring money into our politics? You know all that hoo-ha about Citizens United opening the floodgates for rivers of corporate money that will drown the poor and disenfranchised? Well, here's a list of the top all-time donors from 1989 to 2012. In the top 20, 14 lean Democratic, two lean Republican. The Republicans appear in slots 18 and 19, by the way. Oh, and Koch Industries? That behemoth trampling democracy? It's the 62nd biggest donor.
The horror!
-Jonah Goldberg

2 comments:

  1. I'm sure the unions and George Soros are in the top 5.

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    1. American Fedn of State, County & Municipal Employees #2, NEA #4, IBEW #7, UAW #9...

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