George Soros is the Money Man
Perhaps the man that the political right fears the most is an entrepreneur and philanthropist by the name of George Soros. George Soros has been a vocal enemy of the GOP over the past several decades, and they know whenever he speaks he will be backing his word with money. Because he is always willing to donate to the Democrats, the news channels have labeled him as the bogeyman of the GOP.
George Soros became hostile toward Republicans during his time putting himself through undergrad and graduate studies. During this time, he had to put his way through college by working low-wage jobs. During this time, he looked around him and noticed that many of these people who were in the so-called ‘beginning jobs” were people in their 50s and 60s just trying to get by. George Soros knew at that time that something was wrong with the way that the Republicans wanted to run things. He vowed at that moment that he would become an opponent to conservative policies.
After George Soros finished going to college, he started the Soros Fund Management which eventually became worth hundreds of billions of dollars and put $28 billion into George Soros’ account. With all of this money at his disposal, George Soros fell it was time to begin pushing for a liberal agenda to help people become successful in the United States of America.
Over the past few decades, George Soros has used his nonprofit to give over $500 billion around the globe to fledgling democracies so that they could become established and fight for human rights at the government level. He has often supported candidates around the globe who believe in LGBTQ rights, immigrant rights, and those that fight against human violations. He believes so strongly in what Open Society Foundations stands for that he gave $18 billion of his own net worth to the cause just this last year.
George Soros has also used the Open Society Foundations to donate to political candidates here in the United States of America whom he believes will push for a liberal agenda was a fight for the common worker.
It was the year 2004 when George Soros broke the record for largest donation in a political campaign ever. During this time, John Kerry was running against the incumbent president George W. Bush in an election that could change the world. George Soros gave John Kerry and many other Democratic senators a donation of $27 million.
In 2008, George Soros would donate over $20 million to the campaign of Sen. Barack Obama. While it is true that Barack Obama did not push as liberal an agenda as George Soros would’ve wanted, George still fell that Barack was better than John McCain. Lastly, in 2016 George Soros passionately wanted to put a woman in the White House, and he knew none better than then Former Secretary of State Hillary. To accomplish this end, he began backing Hillary Clinton with a donation of $20 million.