George Soros is a successful business man and a role model to all Americans. He has decided to donate more than twenty-five million dollars to the Hillary Clinton campaign and the other Democratic candidates. This was confirmed by his associates and the Federal Election Commission records. Soros has amassed a fortune via risky currency trades on theatlantic.com and is estimated to be worth twenty-five billion dollars. His associates expect him to donate even more as the Election Day draws near.
Soros is a Hungarian-born eighty-five-year-old man who has a long-term relationship with Clinton. He was to attend his first Democratic convention in New York but cancelled his trip at the last minute to focus on the economic situation in Europe. George Soros had recently returned to active trading hence needs to be on high alert.
The close associates of him have noticed that he is more politically engaged than he has ever been. This is due to his unwavering belief of Clinton and the fear of his competitor Donald Trump on Biography. Michael Vachon, Soros’ political adviser, said that Soros is a consistent donor to elections but this year’s political stakes are at an all-time high. Even before Donald Trump decided to vie, the stakes were high due to the issues that were to determine the election. George Soros has worked and cares about issues like criminal justice reform, religious tolerance and immigration reform for many years.
Clinton has obtained several elite donors who have big cheques. They include;
• Tom Steyer, the San Francisco environmentalist, who donated more than thirty-one million dollars.
• Don Sussman, the New York hedge funder, who donated thirteen million dollars which went directly to Clinton committees and campaigns.
• Fred Eychaner and Haim Saban, the media moguls, who donated eleven million dollars each.
All these donors have however fewer effects like the Soros donation at https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/people/george-soros. By the end of June, George had donated seven million dollars towards super PAC which supports Clinton via their Priorities USA Action. This made them the main beneficiaries of Soros donation according to election records. He also gave five million dollars to a foundation called Immigrant Voters Win.