Wall Street and the Dems (Pt. 2)
Further evidence that the catastrophic Bush/GOP regime is getting a thumbs down from Wall Street:
You wouldn't think hedge funds would favor the party of taxation and regulation. But the Center on Responsive Politics says about two-thirds of the money the top 50 hedge funds have given this election cycle has gone to Democrats.Whattaya bet an increasing share of military ballots turn blue this year, too?
Hedge funds and private equity are part of a larger industry: Wall Street. And for the first time in 12 years that industry is also contributing more to Democratic candidates and committees than Republican. The latest score is about 51 percent blue, 48 percent red.