Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Who gives and how much?

Have you ever wanted to know who writes the checks to/for your elected officials?

Well, here's your chance to see who the big funders are. This particular set of charts, created by the Center for Responsive Politics and presented by NPR, were intended to show how much "power" labor unions really have against the influence of finance folks.

(Click on the graphic to enlarge.)


"Other" includes a variety of industries that don't fall under any business, labor or ideological groupings

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