The political climate is getting warmer after John Kasich (Ohio Governor) received a record $488,375 from a group associated with Forbes billionaire George Soros. The Soros fund managers consisting of Stanley Druckenmiller and Scott Bessent termed the funding as “soft money”. This means that the Ohio Governor will still be in the Republican presidential primaries. This funding has caused mixed reactions among the conservatives.
Being an active participant in bloomberg politics, Soros is a strategist who plays his cards well. He has been funding both republican and democrat candidates. This has created confusions since most people do not understand his stand. He has spent an enormous amount of money in creation and funding of organizations like MoveOn.org, Pro-amnesty association, and ACORN. After heavily funding Congressional Democrats, He supported Hilary Clinton’s company with over $8 million.
George Soros opinions
Soros is an advocate of an open society. He believes in the fair treatment of every individual in the society. He is opposing the over emphasize on border security, an agenda present in the manifesto of candidates such as Ted Cruz and Donald Trump. Despite the idea of funding Kasich causing speculations from the conservatives, Soros believes that the presidential aspirant has an agenda tailored towered addressing the needs of the American people. Kasich is also receiving support from Senator Marco Rubio.
Soros has topped the list of funders pushing for the opening of America’s borders. His team is reported to have given over $100 million dollars to support organizations that champion ‘immigrant rights’ in the US. Organizations that benefited from the funding include La Raza, Amnesty International, Immigration Equality, as well as Immigrant Legal Resource Center. The original article was published on political insider; http://www.thepoliticalinsider.com/major-gop-presidential-candidate-took-588375-george-soros/
George Soros, the terrific Investor
Born on August 12, 1930, George Soros is a self-established billionaire running successful business and funding established organizations that support human rights. He is a national of both United State and Hungary. Academic wise, Soros holds an undergraduate degree and a Master’s degree in Philosophy. He is an alumnus of London School of Economics. Considering he started as traveling salesperson and rose through ranks to an established and respected investor, Soros is admirably well spoken. He is the Open Society founder as well as the chairperson. Open Society consists of a group of connected foundations, projects, and partners in over 100 countries.
After establishing Open Society, Soros began his active humanitarian activities in 1979 targeting youths in South Africa that were under apartheid rule. He helped most of them to turn their higher education dream into a reality. He played an integral role in helping Eastern Europe to transition peacefully from communism to capitalism. Being a champion of quality education, George Soros founded the Central European University to create a pool of independent thinkers in the society. He has expanded his humanitarian activities to Asia, United States, and Africa. George Soros has spent over $8 billion funding networks associated with Open Societies across the globe. The Open Society has offered tuition fees for thousands of talented students such as those originating in areas associated with armed conflicts, marginalized groups, as well as young Roma.