Obama and Universities, the Love is Mutual

OpenSecrets.org has a new analysis of campaign donations that confirms the earlier analyses I did here and here.  Universities are a significant source of financial support for Barak Obama.

They write: “Educators contributed at least $2.3 million to his campaign in June and July, surpassed only by lawyers, who make up Obama’s top-giving industry since the campaign’s start, and retirees. Nine of Obama’s top 25 contributors—based on contributions from employees and their families—are universities: University of California, Harvard, Columbia, Stanford, University of Michigan, Georgetown, University of Chicago, University of Washington and University of Pennsylvania, in descending order.”

(HT John J. Miller at Phi Beta Cons)

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