Last night’s debate got Republicans talking about the tax code in a serious way. Although most candidates have yet to roll out a detailed plan, contenders planted stakes in the ground when it came to tax rates and loopholes.

When it comes to policy of any kind, it’s impossible to ignore the influence of wealthy campaign backers on the policy-makers themselves. So after CNN’s moderators packed up and the presidential hopefuls left the stage, Crowdpac did some digging into each candidate’s top donor.

Let’s jump into the nitty gritty of it.


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