Two key Democratic constituencies also water at the trough of carried interest. They are the venture capitalists of Silicon Valley and the arts community of Hollywood/Broadway. How do you think start-ups get financed? Answer: Venture Capital Partnerships. The same goes for Broadway productions and more than a few movies.
So next time the issue comes up you should look to the money bags of Silicon Valley and Hollywood to ante up. We will see if the Democrats will gore their own oxen.