by Neil Maghami
Capital Research Center
August 28, 2014
Foundation Watch
Thomas Steyer’s avowed desire to devote his wealth to philanthropic ends appears, at first blush, commendable. Un-fortunately, he has so far dedicated his $1.6 billion fortune to advancing far-left causes through donations to nonprofit groups and politicians, and by coordinating with like-minded donors like former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. This year Steyer plans to pour $100 million or more into political races to push America to the left.

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