The Hillary Clinton and real estate industry love affair

The two go way back, scratching each other’s back on bread-and-butter issues
  • Hillary Clinton raised more money from the real estate industry than any other Democrat or Republican contender by a long shot -- a total of $2.69 million, according to the Center for Responsive Politics.

With a real estate guy running for President, can any other contender capture meaningful industry support? Yes — Hillary Clinton, who has a long history of supporting Realtor causes and has been a happy beneficiary of the industry’s generous political largesse.