A Glimpse into the Financial Sector’s Revolving Doors

Senators selected to work to combine the House and Senate financial regulation bills in a conference committee are some of the top recipients of campaign contributions from the finance, insurance and real estate sector (FIRE). In total, these twelve senators have received over $57 million from the FIRE sector over the course of their careers, according to data obtained from Center for Responsive Politics.

A Glimpse into the Financial Sector’s Revolving Doors

Senators selected to work to combine the House and Senate financial regulation bills in a conference committee are some of the top recipients of campaign contributions from the finance, insurance and real estate sector (FIRE). In total, these twelve senators have received over $57 million from the FIRE sector over the course of their careers, according to data obtained from Center for Responsive Politics.

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  1. rafaelmarquez reblogged this from sunfoundation and added:
    It’s like letting the wolves guard the chicken coop.
  2. thedailycaveat reblogged this from sunfoundation and added:
    Follow the money. Always the money.
  3. sunfoundation posted this