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From the archives: Broker$ get political during election

By Stuart Elliott | December 19, 2015 02:15PM

campaign_financeFrom the New York site: George W. Bush may have won the election, but he owes little of his second-term victory to the help of New York’s residential real estate brokers.

Perhaps unsurprisingly, most real estate brokers contributed to Democratic Party candidates leading up to the November race. A look at the donations made during the 2004 election cycle, which also includes 2003, from Federal Elections Commission data posted at the Web site, showed some big givers but not a lot of donations overall. Read the full story from the December 2004 issue here.