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Wall Street donors opening their
checkbooks for Mitt Romney

Los Angeles Times, by Andrew Tangel, Walter Hamilton

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Posted By:LOL Thomas, 11/4/2012 7:42:11 AM

NEW YORK — Looking back, the end of Wall Street's love affair with President Obama came at a meeting in the Oval Office. Surrounded by 13 of the nation's biggest financial CEOs, Obama fired the first shot: "My administration is all that stands between you and the pitchforks." A few months later he tongue-lashed them as "fat cats" and struck a populist tone to raise taxes on the rich and slap tough new regulations on their businesses. (Snip) Attendees voiced agreement with Romney's tax policies, support of smaller government and disappointment with Obama's handling of the economy

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This article has so much interesting info that choosing the ‘snip’ wasn’t easy. For instance, Goldman Sachs’s conversion. After the scales fell from GS’s eyes, GS perceived that Obama is a false messiah.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: tren9, 11/4/2012 7:48:19 AM     (No. 8986585)

Major business interests give to who they think will win. If they are giving to R&R it is because they think he is winning.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 11/4/2012 8:22:06 AM     (No. 8986651)

I seem to recall a story yesterday or the day before here in Lucianne that Wall Street donors were opening their checkbooks for Obama. Sounds like they are merely hedging their bets. They are masters of that.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Not gonna take it anymore, 11/4/2012 8:55:25 AM     (No. 8986734)

from the article:

"For every dollar that Wall Street has given to Obama this election, it has given three to Romney."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 11/4/2012 9:56:19 AM     (No. 8986856)

I hope this is not too late to help Romney.

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