Chicago Billionaire Leads Hedge Fund Shift Away from Obama

In 2008, Chicago billionaire Kenneth C. Griffin described the "hometown pride" that led him to invite the fledgling presidential candidate Barack Obama to speak to employees at his hedge fund, and beyond that, to raise more than $200,000 to help see Obama elected. But recently published campaign finance records suggest that his hometown pride has faded. After Obama pushed through major financial reform, some leaders of the investment community like Ken Griffin have voiced their displeasure by...Full Story
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