Soros Backs Attacks On Jefferson County DA With $100,000

Liberal hedge fund tycoon George Soros has contributed $100,000 in monetary donations to a group attacking the incumbent in the race for Jefferson County District Attorney.

KCNC-TV reports that Soros has been linked to a group airing ads and sending mailers attacking Republican Pete Weir in the race. They're labeled as being from a group calledColorado Safety and Justice. Soros has made $100,000 in monetary donations to the group and $39,000 in other contributions.