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See How Much Money Warren Buffett, Dana White and 35 Other CEOs Are Pouring Into the Election

The November election could prove to be one of the most controversial ever when it comes to the American presidency. President Donald Trump is already sounding off that the election is ripe for fraud, with him questioning the reliability of mail-in ballots. Worth noting is that on a national basis, President Trump trails in the polls less than three months before Election Day. In the event trends continue and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins the election, President Trump is setting the stage to contest his defeat, unless the results are resounding.

In this environment, many noted CEOs and other wealthy corporate executives are supporting candidates and causes with significant amounts of money. To unearth the identities of the biggest donors, GOBankingRates analyzed data from the Federal Election Commission to tally up the amounts donated by prominent corporate figures to various political causes. Results have been presented in reverse order,

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Jimmy Buffett says, in times like these, “You still have to have a rest from what’s going on”

Singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, sidelined from his annual summer tour because of the COVID-19 pandemic, says people need an occasional rest from what’s going on in the world, as he explains in an interview with Tracy Smith for “CBS Sunday Morning” to be broadcast Sunday, July 26.

Buffett has been using his time away from touring to launch a new CD, “Life on the Flip Side,” and to perform online, often for groups of first responders.

“Historically, you think about it, in times like this, you still have to have a little fun, you still have to have a rest from what’s going on. And you know, I knew that that was the case, because we’ve had a history of that,” Buffett says of singing for first responders. Healthcare workers and doctors, he said, “for a long time have used my music in operating rooms and emergency rooms to calm down.”

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