The polls aren't the only thing favoring Barack Obama: Washington, D.C.'s top law firms have given the Democratic presidential nominee more than triple the cash they've donated to Republican Sen. John McCain. While big D.C. firms typically skew blue, the divide is even wider than it was four years ago, when Sen. John Kerry and former Sen. John Edwards, a prominent former trial lawyer, made up the Democratic ticket. The two current candidates have benefitted from lawyer "bundlers" working on their behalf.
Big D.C. Law Firms Put Their Money on Obama
October 13, 2008