Notable among the group are former President Barack Obama, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, and Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Chuck Schumer, Al Franken, Cory Booker, and Kirsten Gillibrand — all of whom have spoken out against Weinstein’s alleged actions. Clinton and several senators have also said they will donate Weinstein’s campaign contributions to charity.
Though Weinstein has donated virtually exclusively to Democrats, he also has ties to a central figure in President Donald Trump‘s administration: former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon.
It turns out Bannon — whose far-right website Breitbart News has blasted Democratic politicians in recent days for accepting donations from Weinstein — also profited from ties to Weinstein, according to the Associated Press.
Bannon, the former chairman of a company called Genius Products, which distributed DVDs and home videos, partnered in 2005 with The Weinstein Company, led by Harvey Weinstein and his brother, Bob.Read more at PeopleTVwatch