The Feed

Morgan Freeman Donates $1 Million to Obama Super-Pac

Looks like Morgan Freeman has a new million-dollar baby.

The Oscar-winning actor contributed $1 million last month to Priorities USA Action, the “super PAC” backing President Obama, helping lift the group to its best fundraising month yet.

In all, Priorities USA Action pulled in $6 million in June.Its biggest donation came from Irwin Jacobs, former director ofQualcomm Inc., who, along with his wife, Joan, gave the group $2 million.

Freeman urged others to follow his lead with their own donations, saying the money was needed to combat the financial resources of Obama’s opponents. . .

Recommended

The Latest