Rick Santorum:The Flavor of the Month for religious zealots and sellouts

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There’s one easy way to explain Rick Santorum‘s crazy rhetoric on health care — he took $3 million from the health care industry when he was in the Senate.

Top Contributors

Senator Rick Santorum

Contributor Total Indivs PACs
Blank Rome LLP $192,950 $180,450 $12,500
Federated Investors Inc $161,065 $153,265 $7,800
K&L Gates $137,954 $98,054 $39,900
Blue Cross/Blue Shield $114,790 $78,131 $36,659
Comcast Corp $95,550 $69,050 $26,500
Exelon Corp $87,700 $75,700 $12,000
Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney $85,134 $50,250 $34,884
CONSOL Energy $84,247 $66,247 $18,000
Marathon Oil $69,777 $39,750 $30,027
Cigna Corp $68,610 $40,110 $28,500
PricewaterhouseCoopers $67,943 $36,450 $31,493
Reed Smith LLP $64,250 $41,400 $22,850
Citigroup Inc $60,090 $38,590 $21,500
UBS AG $58,700 $46,700 $12,000
GlaxoSmithKline $58,650 $19,650 $39,000
Mellon Financial $56,615 $40,350 $16,265
Day & Zimmerman $56,400 $43,900 $12,500
PPL Corp $55,100 $38,700 $16,400
WPP Group $54,850 $48,350 $6,500
Sunoco Inc $53,800 $38,800 $15,000
This table lists the top donors to this candidate in the 1989 – 2012 election cycle. The organizations themselves did not donate, rather the money came from the organizations’ PACs, their individual members or employees or owners, and those individuals’ immediate families. Organization totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.
source: OpenSecrets.org
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Richard O. Emanuel Jr., is an Information Technology Professional, Avid Blogger, and Veteran of The United States Air Force,. Mr. Emanuel is the Founder of “Reclaim America from The Lunatic Fringe!”a moderate political association, a member and former Secretary of The Association of Information Technology Professionals (Howard College), Fort Worth Campaign Strategy Examiner for Examiner.com, and the author of the upcoming publication “From Incarceration to Graduation”. He also authors and maintains 3 Blogs (Reclaim America from The Lunatic Fringe!{Politics}, The Diary of a Lost Soul{General Topics}, and The 1000 Yr Old Man{Technology}) He lives and works in the West Texas Area. The Author may be contacted at: RichardEmanuelJr@Gmail.com On Twitter @TooDamnEZ or @RAfTLF

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