George Soros is a Hungarian-born billionaire who has returned to the election cycle and donated over $25 million to Hillary Clinton and other Democratic candidates and motives.
According to Politico, in 2004, Soros spent an estimated $27 million to aid the Democrats against the then-President, George Bush. Soros Fund Management associates believe that he contributed even more as the recent Election Day neared.
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The billionaire’s return, whose estimated worth is $24.9 billion according to a recent report by Forbes, is seen as a major driving force in the party’s efforts to regain control over the White House and a Senate majority.
What he intends to do
George Soros, together with other wealthy liberals who had invested a vast amount of money in aiding the election of Hillary Clinton gathered in Washington for a private meeting. The motive being to re-organize the large investment made to counter Donald Trump.
According to information released by Politico, the conference was held at Washington’s expensive Mandarin Oriental hotel and was attended by leaders of prominent unions as well as liberal groups.
The main objectives being:
• Fortifying the liberals’ position against President Trump; readying for future elections as well as preventing the success of Trump’s 100-day plan.
• Re-assessing the DA donor club role; the clubs donors and beneficiaries are a major driving force in organizing a strategy to help gain votes for democrats.
• Protecting the political policies of the Obama administration from being dismantled by the new Trump government.
What Now for George Soros
George Soros’ major investment view has tilted towards law enforcement campaigns on nybooks.com; donating $2 million to an organization aiming for the downfall of Maricopa County Sheriff, Joe Arpaio in Arizona.
Soros has contributed millions over the past two years in helping campaigns to elect those local prosecutors who are in favor of criminal justice reforms. At present, groups favored by Soros are spending vast amounts in three major district attorney races: a donation of $1 million was given to Houston’s Harris County; $1.5 million was spent outside Denver, in the counties of Gilpin and Jefferson; and $1 million dollars for the Phoenix’s Maricopa County.
Soros is a major driving force in organizing immigration as well as criminal justice reforms.
Trump Vs Soros
Michael Vachon, the political adviser to George Soros, has stated that Soros is adamant in aiding Democratic causes due to his difference in opinion with Trump regarding issues relating to criminal justice and immigration reform as well as religious tolerance.
The overall effect of Soros’ financial contribution on nytimes.com, as well as that of the left’s other wealthy benefactors, has benefited Clinton’s campaign; having a marked advantage over groups favoring Trump, who is not trusted by GOP donors.
George Soros is a dedicated supporter of the Democratic party and he is committed to assisting in efforts which oppose President Trump. Soros, having grown up in Hungary, is well-acquainted with the drawbacks of Nazism as well as Communism; he and his Open Society Foundations are devoted to supporting and protecting open societies worldwide which he believes are becoming vulnerable in the USA.