Sugar Daddies Really Love Bernie Sanders

Who needs the one percent when you have the support of Sugar Daddies everywhere?

According to a survey issued by the folks at, Bernie Sanders is a big favorite among the men who use their online sugar relationship service.

“Plenty of Sugar Daddies are considered ‘One-Percenters,’ making Sanders an unexpected choice,” Brandon Wade, Founder and CEO of said in a press release.

The company sent out a survey to more than 7,500 sugar daddies to see who they were financially supporting in the 2016 election.

Here’s what they found:

Rank – Candidate – Number of Sugar Daddy donors
Bernie Sanders – 345
Donald Trump – 291
Hillary Clinton – 174
Ted Cruz – 100
Marco Rubio – 50

“In the past, Sugar Daddies helped choose the next president by donating to Obama, Bill Clinton, and even George W. Bush,” Wade said. “However, it seems that may not be the case for this election.”

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Cover Photo Credit: Jaysin Trevino/ Flickr (CC By 2.0)


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