Donor profile: Peter Thiel

By Alexandra Duszak

Quick stats on the biggest financial backers of Election 2012.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bloomberg":

"… d-2008 to less than $1 billion in mid-2011 — a loss of about 90 percent, Bloomberg reported. But Thiel is one to take the long view. At a speech he gave in …"

PayPal co-founder gives $1.7 million to pro-Ron Paul super PAC in January

By John Dunbar

A super PAC supporting Ron Paul receives big boost from PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel

Excerpts from this story referencing "Massachusetts":

"… ia Sen. Rick Santorum would draw 36 percent of the Republican vote; former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is at 28 percent; former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is a …"