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Developer dollars flow to favored council candidates Casar, Chincanchan, Flannigan
(The Austin Bulldog)

Austin's top employment sectors are healthcare, education, business services, and government, but you wouldn't know it based on local political giving.

According to The Austin Bulldog's analysis of donations to City Council candidates in the first six months of 2020, the real estate and construction industries account for a significant share of political giving.


Read the rest at The Austin Bulldog.

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