“Democrat candidates have been overwhelmingly successful at soliciting political donations at universities nationwide. Five out of six dollars donated to presidential campaigns from the top fifty national universities have gone to Democrat candidates,” reports James Mietus, an analyst for Campus Reform, a conservative watchdog project from the Leadership Institute. “Over 1,200 faculty, staff, and students at the top fifty universities as ranked by the U.S. News and World Report have made contributions to presidential campaigns so far this election cycle. Filings released by the Federal Electoral Commission on October 16 reveal that together, their donations amount to $1.3 million so far this election cycle,” Mr. Mietus says.
“Of that $1.3 million in political donations, over $1.1 million went to Democratic candidates. Hillary Clinton alone raised $917,591, or roughly 70 percent of the total amount. Clinton has been performing particularly well among Ivy