George Soros is considered as one of the leading business magnets and a political activist from the USA. George Soros is also well known as the President of Soros Fund Management and also as one of the 30 richest men from the country. Throughout his life, he has been involved with numerous social and political causes, and he donated more than $13 billion to various political and social causes. George Soros is a strong supporter of non-violent democratization in Central and Eastern Europe and he has been quite active in supporting democracy and access to health and education throughout the globe.
Although Soros had a massive contribution in the political arena of USA, he has been keeping himself in isolation for a long while since 2004. In that year, he made a significant donation of $27 million to the Democratic Party in their fight against Bush. He had serious concerns against Bush and considered him as a big threat to the country and its citizens. Hence, he tried his level best to stop Bush in the election. However, when Bush won the election, George Soros focused to social and philanthropic causes only. While he made a good donation to Obama campaigns on opensocietyfoundations.org in the last two elections, he was always away from the limelight.
But in the 2016 Presidential Election, Soros made a strong comeback. George Soros had been a strong supporter and admirer of Hillary Clinton, and he has been supporting the Democratic wing from the very beginning. Also, he has a big concern about Trump as well. According to Soros, Trump is an imposter and conman who is in the election for his personal benefit only and destined to lead the USA into chaos. Hence, he has been quite active before the election with his unprecedented support to the Democratic party on Forbes. Even when Trump won the election, Soros is busy to fight with the Trump Administration as well.
Soros is considered as one of the biggest donors to Hillary and Democratic campaigns in 2016. He donated $7 million to Priorities USA Action, a super PAC working in support of Hillary. He also pledged to donate further $3 million to this PAC as well. In addition to that, Soros donated to American Bridge 21st Century, a research opposition super PAC working against Republican candidates on nytimes.com with an amount of $2 million. He also donated $3 million to Immigrant Voters Win that was working to increase participation from the Hispanic voters in key swing states. Also, he donated $2 million to America Votes and another $5 million to Voting Rights Trust as well. On top of that, Soros donated a total of $4.5 million (1.5 million each) to the PACs supporting Senate Majority, Democratic Senate candidates, and Planned Parenthood.Soros also made generous donations to numerous other Democratic Party PACs, Committees as well but those amounts are not disclosed to the media.
Right now he is working with fellow Democratic supporters in a battle against Trump administration. He strongly believes that Trump along with his incompetent cabinet will force irrational decisions on the country. Hence, He has been active in reinforcing US constitution and institutions to resist Trump through Democracy Alliance.