How Dependent are Super PACs on Top Contributors?

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

How Dependent are Super PACs on Top Contributors?

by Al Shaw | @A_L

Curious about the influence of super PACs? This new chart shows the proportions of contributions from the top 10 donors to the largest super PACs through Jan. 31.

More coverage: PAC Track: What and Where are the Super PACs Spending?

SEC Warns Top Banker of Charges Over Magnetar Deal

by Cora Currier | @coracurrier

The SEC has warned Alexander Rekeda that it is considering bringing civil charges against him for his role in creating risky collateralized debt obligations while working for the Japanese bank Mizuho.

More coverage: The Wall Street Money Machine