John Cornyn's Top 10 Primary Donors

Senator John Cornyn, R-Texas, defeated his Republican challengers yesterday in Texas in the first primary election of the 2014 midterm elections. Cornyn has financed his re-election campaign with contributions from some of the largest and highest profile American companies, from a range of industries including energy, finance, and defense.

Total contributions raised: $8.3 million

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Rank Contributor Name

Contributions to John Cornyn since 1/1/2013

1 Lockheed Martin $91,450
2 ExxonMobil $54,850
3 Apollo Global Management $52,950
4 JPMorgan Chase $39,100
5 Blackstone $38,500
6 Energy Transfer $36,800
7 HBK Capital Management $35,600
8 Goldman Sachs $35,400
9 Elliot Management $35,050
10 USAA $34,400

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Methodology: MapLight analysis of campaign contributions from PACs and employees to the candidate committee of Senator John Cornyn from January 1, 2013 - present, based on itemized records provided by the FEC as of February 26, 2014 and summary data provided by the FEC as of February 28, 2014.

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