Democracy Alliance Bankrolls Dem Super PAC

DA donors’ $2 million in contributions to American Bridge may fuel partisanship concerns
David Brock, Gara Lamarche, George Soros / AP

Members of a secretive club of wealthy left-wing donors are bankrolling a major Democratic Super PAC backing a likely Hillary Clinton presidential run even as some of the group’s members complain it is too closely tied to the Democratic Party.

More than a third of total contributions this year to American Bridge 21st Century have come from individuals associated with the Democracy Alliance.

Democrat Natalie Tennant Received Thousands from Liberal Megadonors

Portrays opponent as beholden to Wall Street donors
West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant / AP

West Virginia Democratic Senate candidate Natalie Tennant has received thousands of dollars from groups backed by liberal megadonors such as George Soros despite decrying outside spending by special interest groups, according to campaign finance records.

EXCLUSIVE: Democracy Alliance Network Revealed

Funding ‘snapshot’ details nearly $40 million in Alliance support for 20 groups this year
Jim Messina, David Brock, Neera Tanden

A secretive dark money group backed by George Soros and other liberal mega-donors is looking to steer nearly $40 million to left-wing groups in 2014 to support high-profile political and policy efforts, according to documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Critics: George Soros Using Political Connections to Benefit His Foreign Policy Goals

Secretary of State John Kerry to introduce George Soros at State Department open forum Tuesday
George Soros

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will introduce liberal megadonor George Soros at an open forum on Tuesday, the latest evidence of the billionaire using his political connections to benefit his investments and foreign policy goals, critics say.

Kerry will introduce Soros at the 1:30 p.m. forum on May 13 at the George C. Marshall Center, the Germany-based security and defense studies institute jointly operated by the U.S. Department of Defense and German Defense Ministry, according to a State Department event notice.