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  •  How dare you say that (1+ / 0-)
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    Just look at Obama's 2008 presidential donors:

    University of California	$1,591,395
    Goldman Sachs			$994,795
    Harvard University		$854,747
    Microsoft Corp			$833,617
    Google Inc			$803,436
    Citigroup Inc			$701,290
    JPMorgan Chase & Co 	    $695,132
    Time Warner			$590,084
    Sidley Austin LLP		$588,598
    Stanford University		$586,557
    National Amusements Inc 	$551,683
    UBS AG				$543,219
    Wilmerhale Llp			$542,618
    Skadden, Arps et al		$530,839
    IBM Corp			$528,822
    Columbia University		$528,302
    Morgan Stanley			$514,881
    General Electric		$499,130
    US Government			$494,820
    Latham & Watkins		    $493,835

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    Not much big business there! Goldman Sachs didn't even make No 1!

    She said that she was working for the ABC News
    It was as much of the alphabet as she knew how to use

    by Paolo on Tue Feb 23, 2010 at 02:57:15 PM PST

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    •  Bull Shit (1+ / 0-)
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      You are referring to the employers of the contributors. Large companies with well educated employees, located in the liberal parts of the country would well represented on this list.

      We shall overcome, someday. Yes we can.

      by Sam Wise Gingy on Tue Feb 23, 2010 at 03:14:40 PM PST

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    •  Read my post: Dems paid by business too, but (0+ / 0-)

      at least they try "sometimes" to do something for the people, while Republicans always only work for their sponsors.

      As R. W. Emerson said, "Fear springs from ignorance."

      by healthy on Tue Feb 23, 2010 at 05:35:06 PM PST

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    •  want another laugh? (0+ / 0-)

      Go to, look at the top 20 industry donors of corporate money in the Republican congressional races this year, then look at the top 20 corporate donors to the Democratic congressional campaigns this year.

      Notice anything odd?

      Editor, Red and Black Publishers, http://RedandBlackPublishers.Com

      by Lenny Flank on Tue Feb 23, 2010 at 07:46:36 PM PST

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