Black People Politics : “Black Americans for a Better Future” Super PAC 100% Funded by Rich White Guys

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    New FEC filings show that all of the $417,250 in monetary donations to a Super PAC called “Black Americans for a Better Future” comes from conservative white businessmen — including $400,000, or 96 percent of the total, from white billionaire hedge fund manager Robert Mercer.

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    Mercer, co-CEO of Renaissance Technologies on Long Island, is best-known politically for
    donating $11,000,000 to Keep the Promise I, a Super PAC backing Ted Cruz’s presidential run.



    Beyond Mercer’s support of Black Americans for a Better Future and Ted Cruz, Mercer has a
    long and peculiar history of donations to political and philanthropic causes.

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    https://theintercept.com/2016/01/28...ture-super-pac-100-funded-by-rich-white-guys/
     
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