Zuccotti Park Owners Are Big On Political Donations

A new report out today by the Sunlight Foundation reveals that Brookfield Properties, the owners of Zuccotti Park–where the Occupy Wall Street protesters have been camped for over a month–are big political donors, including to Kirsten Gillibrand and Chuck Schumer.

Writes Sunlight blogger Ryan Sibley:

Brookfield CEO Richard Clark and Chariman John Zuccotti—the man the park is named after—are both donors to various politicians in New York and other states and donors to an influential real estate trade political action committee. In the 1970’s, Zuccotti was the chairman of the New York Planning Commission and following that position was deputy mayor of New York. Read More

Zuccotti Park Owners Are Big On Political Donations