Lawyers, another traditional source of Democratic money, make up the biggest share of Obama’s top bundlers, about one in five.
And big law firms have replaced financial houses as the biggest sources of cash for Obama.
Lawyers from Sidley Austin have given $400,000 to Obama and the DNC, including $155,000 last month.
The firm is home to Obama appointee John Levi, whose wife Jill Levi is a bundler for the campaign. John Levi was included on a list of bundlers released last year in error, an Obama campaign aide said. Employees of firm Skadden Arps have given $578,000 and those of DLA Piper have given $509,000. ...
... President Obama’s reelection campaign has been rapidly increasing the number of big money “bundlers” collecting checks for his reelection, doubling the number of financiers who have brought in at least $500,000.
The influx during the first quarter of the year shows the president is getting an especially warm embrace from Hollywood and the broader entertainment industry...
... Overall, Obama has raised at least $53 million in California, including $21 million from the Los Angeles metro area or about 10 percent of the donations listed on his disclosure filings, according to a Washington Post analysis. That’s up slightly from less than 7 percent at the same period in 2008 while other areas, including the Washington and Chicago regions, have accounted for a smaller share of Obama’s total.THE OBAMA MACHINE IS CHIEFLY OILED BY MOOLA FROM TRIAL LAWYERS AND THEN THE GOVERNMENT UNIONS AND THE UAW - ROUNDED OUT BY THE CHIC DEGNERATI OF HOLLYWOOD AND THE MEDIA.
THE LGBT'S AND BLACK RACE-BAITERS AND ABORTIONISTS ARE CHIEFLY PANDERED TO/EXPLOITED - NOT FOR THEIR MONEY, BUT FOR THEIR LOYALTY AT THE POLLS.
MITT'S NOT A LAWYER, NOT IN A UNION, NOT OF THE MEDIA, AND THAT'S A GOOD ENOUGH REASON TO SUPPORT HIM!