New tax filings show the Mercer family gave big money to think tanks that peddle misinformation.
Rebekah Mercer and her father, Robert Mercer, have also supported Steve Bannon, Breitbart and Cambridge Analytica.
The group reportedly obtained personal information from 50 million users.
“Fake news” media, liberal obstructionists and the San Francisco 49ers are all targets of his fundraising fury.
Learn more about the people providing the funds for the anti-GOP war chest.
How will Senator Bernie Sanders react? Which path will you take?
If Simons and Mercer are in accord on any policy matters, they're probably few -- and are likely to be ones that affect Renaissance. The firm itself, after all, has spent millions of dollars lobbying Congress to change how the tax code treats hedge funds and their managers.
On the list of the largest U.S. companies by market value, those in the $30 billion to $45 billion range are household names: Capital One Financial, DirecTV, Phillips 66, Yahoo.
The two men share a passion for unbridled markets, concerns about the Internal Revenue Service and a skeptical view of climate
As the Koch brothers and their ultra-wealthy cronies think they've figured out, a little chicken manure goes a long way when it comes to misleading voters into supporting the GOP.