Top contributors to Obama's election campaign in 2012

This statistic shows a list of the top election campaign donors supporting Barack Obama for the 2012 election. The University of California topped the list as the most significant donor to the Obama campagin with a contribution of about 1.2 million U.S. dollars. Microsoft Corp came in at second place next with donations of 814,645 U.S. dollars.

Top contributors to Barack Obama's election campaign in 2012, by amount donated

Amount contributed in U.S. dollars
University of California 1,212,245
Microsoft Corp 814,645
Google Inc801,770
U.S. Government728,647
Harvard University 668,368
Kaiser Permanente588,386
Stanford University512,356
Deloitte LLP 456,975
Columbia University455,309
Time Warner 442,271
U.S. Department of State417,629
DLA Piper 401,890
Sidley Austin LLP400,883
Walt Disney Co 369,598
IBM Corp369,491
University of Chicago357,185
University of Michigan339,806
Comcast Corp 337,628
U.S. Department of Justice334,659
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services309,956
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Release date

March 2013


United States

Survey time period

2012 election cycle

Supplementary notes

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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