Daily Caller: Green Billionaire’s Huge Donation Helped Dems Raise $85 Million At Convention

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by Chris White
The Daily Caller

The billionaire environmentalist widely considered responsible for pushing the Democratic Party toward anti-fossil fuel policies contributed $800,000 to help coordinate the 2016 Democratic National Committee, according to financial reports.

Former hedge fund manager Tom Steyer’s super PAC, NextGen Climate, donated the six-figure sum to help pay down the costs of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, PA. The Democrats’ Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee managed to raise $85 million, thanks in part to Steyer’s generous offer…

His money heavily influenced the Democratic National Committee’s 2016 campaign platform on global warming and green energy, according to hacked Democratic National Committee (DNC) emails uncovered by the conservative legal group Energy and Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal).

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