Joe Ricketts

Religion
Cubs fans feel betrayed after leaked emails show billionaire Joe Ricketts knocked Islam as "a thing of evil" and Muslims as "my (our) enemy."
Politics
The group’s ads are designed to boost a progressive candidate ahead of Tuesday’s primary.
Media
The deal will revive parts of DCist, LAist and DNAinfo.
Politics
Steyer's NextGen Climate Action super PAC gave $5.0 million. United We Can PAC collected almost $9.8 million in the third
Politics
Where Republican super PACs received $25 million from 21 billionaires in September, Democrats were given a little more than
Politics
Ultra-wealthy individuals are investing in American elections because it is a way to shape public opinion and control public policy. They are doing so through direct electoral advocacy, super-PACS that run ads on their behalf, and non-profit organizations that mobilize voters and push distinctive points of view.
Media
The Obama team rightly assumed the news would spark outrage. The group had proposed hiring an “extremely literate conservative
Politics
The vast majority of Americans are willing to do their part to support their country. And they expect no special exemption from that responsibility for the nation's richest. They sent that message Tuesday through their ballot choices. John Boehner must have snoozed through that missive.
Politics
The top three donors, all Republicans, have combined to give in excess of $100 million, more than the next 10 top donors
Politics
D'Souza's primary argument is that Obama is carrying out a deliberate "anti-colonial" agenda. Never mind that this is a real stretch, but what is much more disturbing is D'Souza's own agenda -- of promoting colonialism.
Politics
Ricketts, the founder of TD Ameritrade and owner of the Chicago Cubs, is planning a $10 million campaign through his super
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Fred Davis always loved putting on a show. As a boy, he recruited his siblings and neighbor kids to perform in the plays
Politics
Restore Our Future continued to be an example of how contributions to super PACs, despite the requirement to disclose of
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Joshua Behr, a political scientist who specializes in minority politics at Old Dominion University in Virginia, said in an
Politics
LAS VEGAS -- He's not a witch. Nor, Fred Davis wants the world to know, is he a racist. Read more on Los Angeles Times
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The $10 million plan, which was ultimately rejected and publicly denounced after the Times report, intended to portray Obama
Chicago
Under the circumstances, the $150 million to renovate Wrigley is a great deal. If you think otherwise, that's fine. Reasonable minds can differ. But don't scapegoat -- or Billy Goat -- Tom Ricketts.
Politics
All they wanted was to get involved. Read more on Politico