UFC owners donate to democrats ahead of midterm election

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    Over the past couple of years, the UFC has been scrutinized for its apparent connection to U.S. President Donald Trump, mainly due to UFC President Dana White’s longstanding friendship with Trump. However, while White’s friendship and subsequent endorsement of Trump at the 2016 Republican National Convention (RNC) emphasize the UFC president’s political stance, the promotion’s actual owners do not appear to share White’s political ideology.

    Endeavor co-CEOs Ari Emanuel and Patrick Whitesell both made significant donations to the Democratic Party ahead of the 2018 midterms. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Emanuel gave a…


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    They're in Hollywood, so no surprise.
     
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    They seem educated, so no surprise
     
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    But yeah no big surprise, typical Hollywood leftists. They must really get a kick out of their abrasive Trump supporting company president.
     
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    Hollywood and liberals / Democratic Socialist Party go hand and hand ..UFC is owned by Hollywood now so it’s no surprise...

    Only thing I’m surprised with is that the UFC hasn’t pushed more SJW bullshit yet
     
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    FFS, does everything have to be political?
     
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    Ari's brother is the Mayor of Chicago and former Chief of Staff for President Obama.
     
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