“New Yorkers for Independent Action” is a new three-million-dollar Super PAC trying to buy elections in middle-class, working-class and low-income Black and Latino neighborhoods from the Bronx to Long Island.
This Super PAC raised $3 million from the same hedge-funders and billionaires who
Financed media attacks on Black Lives Matter and fought the $15 minimum wage;
Pushed for tax cuts for the rich while working to gut Social Security and Medicare;
Financed media smears of Bernie Sanders while protecting the legacy of a North Carolina Ku Klux Klan leader.
Hedge Clippers prepared this report so voters would know more about who is paying for the robocalls, attack mailers, Facebook and TV ads flooding communities of color in Brooklyn, the Bronx and Long Island during this year’s Democratic primaries.... Read More