Top 100 Contributors, 1993-1998

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Top 100 Contributors to Campaign Cmte

RankContributorHires lobbyists?Lobbying firm?*Lobbyist(s)
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1Philip Morris$28,950$27,950$1,000
2Hunton & Williams$25,000$25,000$0
3MCA Inc$19,500$9,500$10,000
3Time Warner$19,500$14,500$5,000
5Jenner & Block$19,050$19,050$0
6Goldman Sachs$16,500$14,500$2,000
7AT&T Inc$15,250$1,750$13,500
8Communications Workers of America$15,000$0$15,000
9DLA Piper$13,750$750$13,000
10Norfolk Southern$13,200$5,200$8,000
11Chevron Corp$13,000$0$13,000
11General Electric$13,000$3,000$10,000
11Human Rights Campaign$13,000$2,000$11,000
14National Assn of Letter Carriers$12,500$0$12,500
14Seafarers International Union$12,500$0$12,500
17Archer Daniels Midland$12,000$2,000$10,000
18Mack Co$11,500$11,500$0
19Dominion Resources$11,200$1,700$9,500
20American Academy of Ophthalmology$11,000$0$11,000
20Chambers Development Co$11,000$4,000$7,000
20Credit Union National Assn$11,000$0$11,000
20CSX Corp$11,000$2,000$9,000
20Joseph E Seagram & Sons$11,000$7,000$4,000
20Laborers Union$11,000$0$11,000
20Northrop Grumman$11,000$0$11,000
20United Mine Workers of America$11,000$0$11,000
20Wilkes Corp$11,000$11,000$0
29Bank of America$10,500$0$10,500
30National Assn of Broadcasters$10,250$250$10,000
30United Auto Workers$10,250$250$10,000
32UBS AG$10,200$1,200$9,000
33AFLAC Inc$10,000$0$10,000
33Air Line Pilots Assn$10,000$0$10,000
33Aircraft Owners & Pilots Assn$10,000$0$10,000
33American Federation of Govt Employees$10,000$0$10,000
33American Federation of Teachers$10,000$0$10,000
33American Fedn of St/Cnty/Munic Employees$10,000$0$10,000
33Americans for Free International Trade$10,000$0$10,000
33Chicago Mercantile Exchange$10,000$0$10,000
33Citizens Organized PAC$10,000$0$10,000
33Coastal Corp$10,000$0$10,000
33Desert Caucus$10,000$0$10,000
33FedEx Corp$10,000$0$10,000
33Greater Washington Board of Trade$10,000$0$10,000
33Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers$10,000$0$10,000
33National Assn of Home Builders$10,000$0$10,000
33National Assn of Insurance & Financial Advisors$10,000$0$10,000
33St Louisians for Better Government$10,000$0$10,000
33Teamsters Union$10,000$0$10,000
33Tenneco Inc$10,000$0$10,000
33United Food & Commercial Workers Union$10,000$0$10,000
33United Transportation Union$10,000$0$10,000
33UST Inc$10,000$1,000$9,000
33Viacom Inc$10,000$1,000$9,000
33Waste Management Inc$10,000$0$10,000
33Women's Alliance for Israel$10,000$0$10,000
58Carlyle Group$9,900$3,900$6,000
59Cassidy & Assoc$9,750$9,750$0
60Commonwealth of Virginia$9,448$9,448$0
61Barrack, Rodos & Bacine$9,200$6,000$3,200
62US Dept of State$9,050$9,050$0
63American International Group$9,000$0$9,000
63Bais Yaakov of Brooklyn$9,000$9,000$0
63Ernst & Young$9,000$1,000$8,000
63Johnson Co$9,000$9,000$0
63NARAL Pro-Choice America$9,000$0$9,000
63National Education Assn$9,000$0$9,000
63Plumbers/Pipefitters Union$9,000$0$9,000
63Princeton Venture Research$9,000$9,000$0
71Walt Disney Co$8,750$8,750$0
72American Optometric Assn$8,500$0$8,500
72United Continental Holdings$8,500$0$8,500
74JPMorgan Chase & Co$8,250$250$8,000
74Prudential Financial$8,250$1,250$7,000
76Amalgamated Transit Union$8,000$0$8,000
76American Bankers Assn$8,000$0$8,000
76American Dental Assn$8,000$0$8,000
76Crestar Financial Corp$8,000$0$8,000
76Free Cuba PAC$8,000$0$8,000
76Lockheed Martin$8,000$0$8,000
76Steinhardt Partners$8,000$8,000$0
83Altria Group$7,800$800$7,000
83Verizon Communications$7,800$1,050$6,750
85WPP Group$7,779$5,750$2,029
86Patton, Boggs & Blow$7,750$7,750$0
87Akin, Gump et al$7,717$3,717$4,000
88Coffield, Ungaretti et al$7,500$0$7,500
88General Motors$7,500$500$7,000
88Raytheon Co$7,500$0$7,500
88Sequa Corp$7,500$1,000$6,500
88United Parcel Service$7,500$0$7,500
88United Steelworkers$7,500$0$7,500
88Women's Pro-Israel National PAC$7,500$0$7,500
95Newport News Shipbuilding$7,250$6,250$1,000
96American Assn for Justice$7,000$0$7,000
96Assn of Flight Attendants$7,000$0$7,000
96Covington & Burling$7,000$7,000$0
96Food Marketing Institute$7,000$1,000$6,000
96Northern Califonians for Good Government$7,000$0$7,000
96Rubber Cork Linoleum & Plastic Workers$7,000$0$7,000
96Winston & Strawn$7,000$5,000$2,000
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*registrants, or active lobbying firm

This table lists the top donors to this candidate in 1993-1998. The organizations themselves did not donate, rather the money came from the organizations' PACs, their individual members or employees or owners, and those individuals' immediate families. Organization totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.

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NOTE: All the numbers on this page are for 1993-1998 and based on Federal Election Commission data available electronically on Tuesday, April 23, 2002. ("Help! The numbers don't add up...")

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