MONEY SOURCE: The CEO of Stephens Inc. is among the top 50 donors to super PACs this election cycle. Encyclopedia of Arkansas

Here’s the open line. And, courtesy of the Washington Post, a list of the biggest contributors to elections this year, left and right,  leading with Las Vegas casino magnate Sheldon Adelson and his wife at $112 million. There’s an Arkansas angle.

Imagine being able to give away $112 million with no discernible impact on your standard of living.

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The top 50 contributors to super PACs include poultry magnate Ron Cameron of Little Rock, at $2.625 million and Little Rock financier Warren Stephens, at a puny $2.25 million.

This is only super PAC giving. There are other ways to contribute, some cloaked in darkness.

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This is big money, not grassroots giving. 80 percent of donations to super PACs come from people giving  $500,000 or more.