Follow the Money: The GOP’s Wealthy Donors Have Rewarded Susan Collins for Her Kavanaugh Vote

Women’s Rights and Maine voters not as important to Susan over $$$$$$….VOTE HER OUT

“The fundraising surge was powered by out-of-state donations, according to the Bangor Daily News on Sunday. 

Of the nearly $900,000 Collins received from individual donors contributing over $200, only $19,000 came from people with Maine addresses.”

The GOP’s Wealthy Donors Have Rewarded Susan Collins for Her Kavanaugh Vote

By Robert Reich, Robert Reich’s Facebook Page

04 February 19

 

usan Collins just had the best fundraising quarter of her career, hauling in a record $1.8 million in the final stretch of last year. Why the big haul? Donations flooded in after Collins voted to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. More than $250,000 came from super PACs alone. By comparison, she raised just $140,000 total in the quarter before the vote.

Democracy thrives in the sunlight….vote out politicians who pander to the wealthy.

It’s no surprise that the GOP’s wealthy donors have rewarded Collins for her vote. Throughout Kavanaugh’s career on the bench he has consistently sided with corporate interests at the expense of the American people. We must stop this corporate buyout of our democracy.

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