While most of the millionaire moguls bankrolling Donald Trump’s campaign have not spoken publicly about their views on the issue, the few who have are split on what must be done about guns.
The super rich really are different from most Americans, and not just because they have more money. They are also more political — a gap that is as disturbing as the wealth gap, and a major contributor to its growth. In his new book, Billionaires: Reflections on the Upper Crust, Darrell West, director of governance […]
Billionaire Sheldon Adelson thinks he’s learned something from the 2012 GOP primary. His sudden cash infusion into a Newt Gingrich SuperPAC in late 2011 helped finance the King of Bain “documentary” that made Mitt Romney’s private equity background an issue — in a Republican primary. This assault on the way Bain did business not only […]