Presidential Election: Tech Company Employees Vote With Contributions
Tech companies are playing a bigger role in political circles with political action committees (PACs), increasing lobbying expenditures and frequent visits to Washington, D.C., and the White House. With that in mind, CRN is looking at how employees of the top tech/consulting companies are contributing to the campaigns of President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. The list of companies "themselves did not donate, rather the money came from the organizations' PACs, their individual members or employees or owners, and those individuals' immediate families." Here are the 10 top companies with their contribution totals as provided by the Center for Responsive Politics.
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