Business groups dominate list of legislative donors

California WatchFrom a article by Chase Davis, money and politics reporter at California Watch:

Business groups have given more money to California legislative campaigns over the last three years than private citizens and labor unions combined, according to a study released yesterday by Berkeley-based….

According to the study, business groups accounted for more than 47 cents out of ever dollar given to Republicans between January 2007 and March 2010. Labor unions – routinely lampooned as Democratic sugar daddies – gave about 21 cents out of ever dollar to Democrats during the same time period.

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