Gov. Andrew Corruptocrat Cuomo does nothing except for money and Cuomo donations show the money is coming from special interest “clean energy” investors.
Politico New York, no friend of fracking, has been diligent in exposing the special interest agendas of those seeking political favor through Cuomo donations. A recent story by Bill Mahoney at the journal, reveals solar investors are among the top dozen entities making Cuomo donations, which, no doubt, accounts for Governor Corruptocrat’s commitment to the least efficient, least dependable and most subsidized of all energy sources.
According to Mahoney, these are among the dozen parties who have given at least $150,000 to Corruptocrat’s campaign and that of his party in New York:
Hedge fund manager James Simons – $500,000
The article notes “Simons has now given the governor and the state committee a combined $2.6 million since he won his first term in 2010, more than any other contributor. Simons, of course, is the founder of the Renaissance Technology, LLC and invested heavily in Vivent Solar stock prior to a deal with Andy’s green piggybank. Here is what I wrote in December, in fact:
Back in January of last year I noted the big NY Green Bank investment in Vivent Solar (VSLR) by a fat cat CUOMO donor by the name of Jim Simons, father of Nat Simons. He’s the man behind Renaissance Technologies LLC, which just happened to buy some 493,455 shares of Vivent immediately prior to the announce....