Monday, August 21, 2006

Corporate Dollars Funding the Left, Not the Right

A report issued recently by the Capital Research Center in Washington punctures illusions that tend to associate big corporations with right-wing or conservative causes. The report depicts a reality that is exactly the opposite.

CRC researchers examined contributions made in 2004 by the foundations of the nation's top 100 corporations to nonprofit organizations. The result: corporate contributions to left-leaning groups totaled $59 million and to right-leaning organizations $4 million.

That's about 14.5 corporate dollars going to the left for each dollar going to the right.

Read the rest of Star Parker's article here.