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AngkorWot Donating Member (792 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-20-11 10:29 AM
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40. 7.5 million > 3.9 million
unless you've got math problems
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  -Obama getting more money from Wall Street donors than all of the Republican candidates combined! Better Believe It  Oct-20-11 08:42 AM   #0 
  - Lots of liberals in New York City. Think Jon Corzine and the 100s of  banned from Kos   Oct-20-11 08:44 AM   #1 
  - Thanks for posting.  Horse with no Name   Oct-20-11 08:45 AM   #2 
  - Of course. They LOVE the fact that they pulled off the biggest heist  david_vincent   Oct-20-11 08:46 AM   #3 
  - very well put  Puzzledtraveller   Oct-20-11 08:48 AM   #5 
  - He is an incumbent, its standard practice.  Firebrand Gary   Oct-20-11 08:46 AM   #4 
  - True. They may radically increase their donations to Obama once the Republican candidate is chosen  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 08:51 AM   #7 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-20-11 08:50 AM   #6 
  - You writing about Wall Street "bundled" donations. Right?  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 08:54 AM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-20-11 09:12 AM   #24 
     - That's how big business and Wall Street raise funds for candidates. This is news to you?  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 11:33 AM   #45 
  - When one campaigns against Obama the truth is irrelevant  banned from Kos   Oct-20-11 08:54 AM   #9 
     - Daily  Bobbie Jo   Oct-20-11 11:15 AM   #41 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Oct-20-11 08:56 AM   #10 
  - Note that it says "employees" rather than "employers"...  catabryna   Oct-20-11 08:57 AM   #11 
  - All big financial firms "bundle" money from "employees" that is contributeed to campaigns.  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 09:04 AM   #14 
     - I used to donate to campaigns when I had the funds...  catabryna   Oct-20-11 09:08 AM   #19 
     - Did you employer lean on you to donate to their "bundle" for a candidate they supported?  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 11:37 AM   #46 
        - Hell no...  catabryna   Oct-20-11 01:07 PM   #63 
     - You tell others not to read something that isn't there? There is a whole paragraph missing  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 09:13 AM   #27 
        - You are correct...  catabryna   Oct-20-11 09:17 AM   #33 
  - no, Obama "proved he can't be bought," so they stopped giving him money  Enrique   Oct-20-11 09:02 AM   #12 
  - Bullshit.  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 09:02 AM   #13 
  - "This is so fucking dishonest, it's unbelievable."  Denzil_DC   Oct-20-11 09:06 AM   #16 
  - Indeed.  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 09:08 AM   #18 
  - good point  Enrique   Oct-20-11 09:10 AM   #22 
  - +1 thanks for adding this information that clarifies the BS that is this OP  flamingdem   Oct-20-11 09:19 AM   #35 
  - SOP  Bobbie Jo   Oct-20-11 11:22 AM   #44 
  - This BS has been debunked on DU already. Unrec.  Denzil_DC   Oct-20-11 09:05 AM   #15 
  - Your post is mistaken.  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 09:08 AM   #17 
     - Again, what happened to this part of the article:  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 09:10 AM   #21 
     - why don't they include the RNC?  Enrique   Oct-20-11 09:13 AM   #28 
     - Exactly. n/t  Denzil_DC   Oct-20-11 09:16 AM   #31 
     - The RNC is not collecting money for Perry, et al. The DNC is collecting money for Obama's campaign  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 11:39 AM   #47 
     - More BS. It's not mistaken at all.  Denzil_DC   Oct-20-11 09:16 AM   #30 
        - Big corporations and Wall Street firms are and will continue to give millions to Obama.  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 11:46 AM   #48 
           - And you will continue to mischaracterize anything you get your mouse on...  Bobbie Jo   Oct-20-11 11:53 AM   #52 
           - Funny, the article you link to supports exactly the opposite claim you are spinning.  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 12:00 PM   #55 
              - +1...  SidDithers   Oct-20-11 09:58 PM   #70 
  - you see this as a positive? nt  bowens43   Oct-20-11 09:09 AM   #20 
  - BBI has never seen any positive in Obama. n/t  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 09:10 AM   #23 
  - Bloomberg says Romney is taking Obama's Wall St. donors:  Avalux   Oct-20-11 09:12 AM   #25 
  - Obama is getting more campaign donations from Romney's financial firm than Mitt Romney!!!  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 11:52 AM   #50 
  - That doesn't include corporate donations that are bundled.  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 12:27 PM   #62 
  - Romney will eclipse him 10 times over once he gets the nomination.  jpljr77   Oct-20-11 09:13 AM   #26 
  - Thank you. Exactly right.  GoCubsGo   Oct-20-11 09:15 AM   #29 
  - Huge unrec for misleading bs  BklnDem75   Oct-20-11 09:16 AM   #32 
  - what is misleading?  G_j   Oct-20-11 09:34 AM   #36 
     - Then why leave a whole paragraph from the article out?  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 09:39 AM   #37 
     - As was pointed out already  BklnDem75   Oct-20-11 10:26 AM   #39 
  - Getting money from Wall St is not the most honorable thing.  OHdem10   Oct-20-11 09:18 AM   #34 
  - "Obama retains a persistent reservoir of support among Democratic financiers " oh noes.  dionysus   Oct-20-11 09:45 AM   #38 
  - 7.5 million > 3.9 million  AngkorWot   Oct-20-11 10:29 AM   #40 
  - This has to be a lie because it was just reported that he was getting less and the money was going  mfcorey1   Oct-20-11 11:21 AM   #42 
  - It could be that  maxrandb   Oct-20-11 11:21 AM   #43 
  - Nope.  AtomicKitten   Oct-20-11 11:49 AM   #49 
  - Oh, goodie. Well, he certainly doesn't need my vote, money or  coalition_unwilling   Oct-20-11 11:52 AM   #51 
  - Yes, you've made it clear that you will not support the President or the party.  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 12:02 PM   #56 
  - I can't believe people are arguing over whether he raised..  girl gone mad   Oct-20-11 11:54 AM   #53 
  - No, people are "arguing over"  Bobbie Jo   Oct-20-11 11:58 AM   #54 
     - The OP was quoting the Washington Post.  girl gone mad   Oct-20-11 12:11 PM   #57 
     - When the "messenger" has a distinct agenda,  Bobbie Jo   Oct-20-11 12:22 PM   #61 
        - Then why don't you edit the WP story in a way that makes Obama look good..  girl gone mad   Oct-20-11 02:54 PM   #64 
           - LOL  Bobbie Jo   Oct-20-11 03:35 PM   #65 
              - I read the piece word for word.  girl gone mad   Oct-20-11 03:48 PM   #67 
                 - More bullshit and dishonesty.  JTFrog   Oct-20-11 05:03 PM   #68 
     - There's never any question about honesty from this poster...nt  SidDithers   Oct-20-11 12:18 PM   #60 
  - So who are President Obama's corporate/Wall Street campaign bundlers? Read the list.  Better Believe It   Oct-20-11 12:11 PM   #58 
  - Unrec...  SidDithers   Oct-20-11 12:17 PM   #59 
  - Hand in glove. And, they wonder why OWS is shunning the politicians who take the bribes.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-20-11 03:47 PM   #66 
  - This needs to be addressed. Recced up to zero or some negative number. NT  Hart2008   Oct-20-11 09:45 PM   #69 

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