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Quotable: David Geffen on Big Money in Politics

“I think it’s awful and damaging to the country.” David Geffen, at the Television Critics Assn. press tour on Sunday, when asked what he thought of the role of big money in campaigns. Geffen is among the billionaires who have refused to donate to SuperPACs. He says he cannot donate to any more candidates directly because he is already “maxed out” this cycle.

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