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Intro: "A candidate's biggest donors say a lot about who the candidate is and where his or her campaign stands. The Daily Beast looks at the top five contributors for the 2012 race as of December for each of the remaining Republican candidates."

A candidates top donors say a lot about a campaign stand. (photo: Daily Beast)
A candidates top donors say a lot about a campaign stand. (photo: Daily Beast)

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+4 # wrodwell 2012-01-05 13:53
What's truly amazing and revelatory about the contributions is how small they are compared to the millions and billions of dollars savvy donors stand to make in future business income and profit. So, how much are these "contributions" really worth? About 30 pieces of silver.
0 # Anarchist 23 2012-01-05 16:47
Hello Campers-did you notice the stars on the elephant logo? Look carefully-they are point down-which is quite strange considering the Rethugs stated love of Jesus and dislike of Satan & things demonic. Or maybe those stars are just dancing both ways-hello 'Wide-Stance' Sen. Craig from IdaHo!

Our 'democracy' doesn't need fixing-it's already fixed! Don't forget to vote mm
0 # beachlover 2012-01-19 01:10
THE ONLY HONEST ONE IN THE Whole bunch is Ron Paul, honest, straight forward, better informed and better educated, has held a REAL job for years, is not a career politician, and is what America needs!!
"They" will do all they can to sideline him because he does not support what they would sell their souls to get or keep - the perks of the politicians which is enormous and the PAC money! Just bribes. And once in, it goes on forever.
0 # beachlover 2012-03-03 22:14
a terrific book to read, Gilad Alzmon's
"The Wandering Who?" Concise, enough in this small book to match an encyclopedia, amazing. He's a popular SAX player, lives in England, is from Jerusalem and was with the IDF, then left. He's not a Zionist and he witnessed the abuse of the indigenous people of Palestine and speaks out against it. A good man - book is on Amazon,com. Another book is by Shlomo Sand, a professor at Tel Aviv University, remarkable because he has written about the mythology of the history of the Jews from the OT, tales written hundreds of years after the tales of battles, exodus, etc, tales written by no one knows.No one thousands of years ago were writing history - only in Egypt were records kept in stone. Just get the books and you won't need anymore to understand what is going on today.

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