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President Obama’s Election Win 2012 Impacts on Hollywood

President Obama’s Election Win 2012 Impacts on Hollywood

Posted on 07 Nov 2012 at 2:11pm

President Barack Obama’s clear victory Nov. 6 over Mitt Romney has both exhilarated and empowered Democratic activists in Hollywood.

The exhilaration, of course, comes from the fact that, whatever their initial reservations about his first term, entertainment donors ultimately rallied solidly behind the president, giving at least $ 30 million to Obama’s campaign, the Democratic Party and liberal super PACs. The empowerment stems from the realization among key strategists that Hollywood support is now more important than ever to the party’s national electoral efforts. “There’s no question…