Sunday, April 1, 2012
According to Politico, seventeen million-dollar-plus donors have contributed over half of the $81 given to Republican super PACs thus far. Many of theses wealthy donors, despite the fact that Romney is all but destined to win the nomination, remain steadfast supporters of other candidates. Giving millions of dollars to campaigns that are marked for doom is certainly a strong statement; however, it seems wasteful considering that this money could go towards Republican infrastructure that would aid the eventual candidate (likely Romney) in the national election.
This article names names and gives us an idea of the affluent individuals who are fueling the worst party infighting that we have ever seen.