George Soros Striving for Better Democracy

In 2004, one brave billionaire investor went all out and spent 27 million US dollars while attempting to beat the then President of America, George W Bush. This made him scale down on his political giving but since then, he has popped right back up and he, George Soros, is currently the Democratic politics’ biggest funder. George Soros is also seen as the conservatives’ main “Boogeyman.” Recently, George Soros has committed or donated well over 25 million dollars to give Democratic candidates such as Hillary Clinton, a huge push along with their causes as is seen from the records of the Federal Election Commission along with interviews held with his Democratic fundraising operatives and associates. Some of George Soros’ associates stated that they believe he shall give way more as the Election Day closes in, seeing as he had attained his wealth of about 24.9 million dollars which he got through currency trades that was quite tricky and more information click here.

George Soros is an 85-year old New Yorker with a Hungarian background intended to attend his first ever Democratic convention to witness Hillary Clinton on the grand stage. He and Hillary have had a relationship for about 25 years, therein, wanted to attend the convention to see her accept her presidential nomination as a Democrat. Unfortunately, he was unavailable for the event as he wanted to watch over Europe’s economic state. Sources close to George Soros say that he is now more involved in politics due to his belief in Hillary Clinton bundled with his fear of Donald Trump, who he has accused of doing the work of ISIS as he is stoking fears. Michael Vachon, George’s political advisor, stated that with this year having quite high political stakes, this was the case even before Donald Trump being a nominee and this was all due to the vile nature of the opposition toward the issues George feels deeply about and has always supported and what George knows.

George Soros has helped the Democrats to create a buzzing campaign that beat that of Donald Trump. He also availed Hillary Clinton’s super PAC (Priorities USA Action) with a 7 million dollar funding. FEC stated that this was the largest recipient of his political largesse. George has also availed the American Bridge 21st Century with 2 million dollars as well as 700,000 dollars assorted committees of the Democratic Party, campaigns and also PACs and George’s lacrosse camp.

The super PAC known as Immigrant Voters Win, which is focused on increasing the turnout from Hispanic voters in, has been able to attain 5 million dollars from George Soros. A non-profit organization named Voting Rights Trust, which fights efforts of restricting voting, also got 5 million dollars from George Soros. He also has international foundations that have so far donated over 13 billion dollars in 30 years to non-profit organizations which struggle for human rights, expanding health care and education access in America and also shaping Eastern Europe’s democratic process and his George Soros’s Twitter.

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Mexico Opens Up Energy Market to Foreign Investment from Talos Energy and More

Nearly 80 years ago, Mexico’s government wanted to make the oil and gas industry nationalized. So they prevented any private companies from building oil wells or drilling in Mexico or its water since then. However, a new age is booming in Mexico and what Talos Energy knows.

A new oil rig project is being developed off the coast of Tabasco, led by three companies: Talos Energy, Premier Oil, and Sierra Oil and Gas. The companies are based in the U.S., England, and Mexico. It marks the first time since 1938 that any outside companies will be a part of drilling in Mexico.

The oil well is named Zama. Situated in the Sureste Basin off of Tabasco’s coast, it is shaping up to be a profitable well. It is estimated to hold up to 500 million barrels of crude. The scientists researching it predict a successful project based on the geology of the site and more information click here.

In order to earn the right to drill there, the three companies in question had to bid in a competitive battle in 2015. Now, the stakes are divvied up fairly evenly among the three in the oil takings. And it’s an adventure that the rest of the industry will surely be watching. Talos will receive 35% from the well, Premier will get 25%, and Sierra will receive 40%. Talos will be the company that primarily operates the rig day to day and Talos’s lacrosse camp.

Talos Energy is a unique oil and gas company operating out of Houston, Texas. It is private and was started with several hundred million dollars from previous backers. It recently acquired Helix Energy Solutions to the tune of around $600 million. The company focuses on opportunities to drill off the coast of Mexico and the U.S. and https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/talos-energy.

Now, it is enjoying yearly revenues of around $500 million and growing. Because of this, the staff have grown from a dozen to more than one hundred. The employee atmosphere is second to none thanks to the many perks. For example, employees share in profits from the company in terms of equity. Furthermore, happy hours on Fridays and built-in daycares make it a pleasant place to work and its Facebook.

George Soros is a renowned philanthropist standing for different causes

The Philanthropist George Soros was born in 1930 in Hungary. He has given over 12 billion dollars to different organizations, groups and individuals to support in various fights. Some of the fights he has supported are government accountability, promotion of equality and justice, freedom of expression and transparent dealings among others. He is a strong believer in a society that has no discrimination. Living through an era of hardship, he understands the importance of helping others.

George moved to London in 1947 where he worked two jobs, a waiter of a night-club and a railway porter. He worked both jobs so that he could be able to afford his school fees at the London School of Economics where he had enrolled for part time classes. After almost 10 years, he moved to the U.S. to start his career in investments and finance. Persistent on his hard work, he started his own hedge fund in 1970 which is called the Soros Fund Management. He has since become one of the renowned entrepreneurs and investors in the U.S. He later began Open Society Foundation. The Foundation is in various countries, over 100, where it runs different projects in. They have different partners and foundations they work with. The work they do is focused on showing the Karl Popper’s philosophy from the Soros point of view and learn more about Soros.

 

Soros began his philanthropy by giving scholarships to the South Africans blacks in 1979. He also started the Central European University space after the Berlin Wall fall. Furthermore, he has played a huge part in the cultural exchange of nations and helped in the formation of transparency, democracy and accountability. He has fought for movements such as the medical marijuana usage in America. George has stood up for the oppressed by supporting lawyers in fighting for their cases. Soros has paid school fees for the underprivileged. The Institute for New Economic Thinking, Global Witness and the European Council on Foreign Relations are some of the organizations he has supported. He continues to advocate for policies that are positive globally.

George Soros has made a comeback recently by committing to donating over 25 million dollars to candidates of the Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton to support their causes. He has been the greatest democratic supporter so far. George is a guru at what he does, he has earned a fortune of almost 25 billion dollars even in the current risk in trading currencies. He continues to monitor and study the economy in Europe very keenly. He continued to give support to Clinton because he believed in her and the causes she stood for. Some of the money was given to Priorities USA Action, American Bridge 21st Century and Immigrant Voters Win among others to support Clinton in her political agenda and more information click here.

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