The 100 Largest Donors from the Mother Jones 400 Exhibit 9a
Rank 98 Name Primary Title Primeary Company City State Industry Party Amount
1 6 S. Daniel Abraham (with Ewa) Former Chaiman Slim Fast Foods Palm Beach FL Healt & Diet Demo $1,518,500
2 3 Bernard L. Schwartz (with Irene) CEO Loral Space & Communications New York NY Communications Demo $1,317,000
3   Davidi Gilo (with Shamaya) Chairman Vyyo, Inc. Cupertino CA Communications Demo $1,311,000
4 2 Petter L. Buttenwieser (with Terry A. Marek) Owner Peter L. Buttenwieser & Assoc. Philadelphia PA Single Issue & Other Demo $1,304,700
5 155 Haim Saban (with Cheryl) Chairman & CEO Fox Familty Worldwide, Inc. Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $1,250,500
6 4 Carl H. Lindner (with Edyth) Chairman & CEO American Financial Group Cincinnati OH Finance Both $1,216,000
7 54 Peter G. Angelos (with Georgia K.) President Law Offices Peter G.Angelos Baltimore MD Lawyers & Lobbyists Demo $959,500
8 15 Fred Eychaner Owner Newsweb Corp. Chicago IL Communications Demo $946,000
9   Constance Milstein Principal Milstein Properties New York NY Finance Demo $932,515
10 269 John M. O'Quinn Partner O'Quinn & Laminack Houston TX Lawyers & Lobbyists Demo $840,250
11   Finn M.W. Casperson (with Barbara) Chairman & CEO Knickerbocker Management Gladstone NJ Finance Both $807,000
12 1 Richard M. DeVos Sr. (with Helen) Founder Amway, Inc. Grand Rapids MI Manufacturing & Retail Republican $764,500
13   Stephen L. Bing Screenwriter & Producer   Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $759,000
14   David J. Shimmon President Kinetics Group, Inc. Los Altos Hills CA High Tech Demo $727,000
15 32 Richard T. Farmer (with Joyce E.) Chairman Cintas Corp. Cincinnati OH Manufacturing & Retail Republican $721,000
16   Terrance Watanabe Chairman Oriental Trading Co. Omaha NE Manufacturing & Retail Demo $704,700
17 5 John W. Childs (with Marlene) President J.W. Childs Associates Boston MA Finance Republican $670,000
18 12 Walter H. Shorenstein Chairman Emeritus The Shorenstein Co. San Francisco CA Finance Demo $664,148
19   Steven T. Kirsch (with Michele) Founder & Former Chairman Infoseek Los Altos Hills CA High Tech Demo $655,000
20 100 David S. Steiner (with Sylvia) Chairman Steiner Equities West Orange NJ Finance Demo $651,150
21   Michael J. Perik (with Elizabeth Beretta Perik) Cofounder The Learning Company Wellesley MA High Tech Demo $643,000
22 18 Ian M. Cumming (with Annette P.) Chairman Leucadia National Corp Salt Lake City UT Finance Demo $632,300
23 36 Sam Fox (with Marilyn) Chairman & CEO The Harbour Group Clayton MO Manufacturing & Retail Republican $626,700
24 64 John Eddie Williams, Jr. Partner Williams & Bailey Law Firm Houston TX Lawyers & Lobbyists Demo $621,000
25   Kenneth A. Eldred (with Roberta E.) Founder Ariba, Inc. Portola Valley CA Finance Republican $617,500
26   David Bohnett Founder GeoCities Los Angeles CA High Tech Demo $601,900
27   Larry Addington (with Kathy) Chairman & CEO AEI Resources Ashland KY Energy Republican $598,000
28   Alex G. Spanos (with Faye) President & CEO A. G. Spanos Companies Stockton CA Finance Republican $593,000
29   Leo J. Hindery, Jr. (with Deborah) Chairman & CEO GlobalDenter, Inc. Sunnyvale CA Communications Demo $591,902
30   Joseph C. Canizaro (with Sue Ellen) President Columbus Properties New Orleans LA Finance Republican $587,250
31 77 John T. Chambers (with Elaine) President & CEO Cisco Systems Los Altos CA High Tech Republican $582,933
32   Bernard Daines (with Marsha) Chairman & CEO World Wide Packets Spokane WA High Tech Republican $568,000
33   Vance K. Opperman (with Darin B.) President Key Investment, Inc. Minneapolis MN Finance Demo $561,250
34 220 Dr. John M. Templeton, Jr. (with Josephine) President John Templeton Foundation Bryn Mawr PA Single Issue & Other Republican $555,950
35 26 Thomas E. McInerney (with Paula G.) General Partner Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe New York NY Finance Republican $544,500
36 190 A. Jerrold Perenchio (with Margaret) Chairman & CEO Univision Communications, Inc. Los Angeles CA Communications Republican $541,500
37   Philip Levine President Onboard Media, Inc. Miami Beach FL Communications Demo $538,000
38 22 Lawrence Kadish (with Susan) Real Estate Broker First Fiscal Fund Corp. Westbury NY Finance Republican $532,900
39   Jeffrey Levy-Hinte (with Jeanne) Film Producer Post 391, Inc. New York NY Communications Demo $527,000
40   Barbara Stephenson (with Thomas F.) Homemaker (Genl Partner) Sequoia Capital Atherton CA Finance Republican $519,200
41   Alfred Lerner (with Norma) Chairman & CEO MBNA Corp Shaker Heights OH Finance Republican $516,000
42   David I. Saperstein (with Suzanne) Founder Metro Networks Houston TX Communications Republican $514,000
43 46 David E. Shaw (with Beth K.) Chaiman & CEO D.E. Shaw & Co. New York NY Finance Demo $512,568
44   Charles W. Ergen (with Cantey M.) Chairman & CEO Echostar Littleton CO Communications Both $511,250
45   Ronald A. Kapche President International Partners, Inc. Houston TX Single Issue & Other Republican $508,834
46   David Liniger (with Gail) Chairman RE/MAX International, Inc. Castle Rock CO Finance Republican $506,000
47 363 John A. Kaneb (with Virginia M.) CEO Gulf Oil Chelsea MA Energy Republican $502,600
48   Thomas M. Siebel Chairman & CEO Siebel Systems, Inc. San Mateo CA High Tech Republican $500,000
49 13 Jon S. Corzine (with Joanne) U.S. Senator   Summit NJ Single Issue & Other Demo $498,075
50 107 S. Donald Sussman Chaiman & CEO Paloma Partners Management Co. Greenwich CT Finance Demo $498,000
51 21 David H. Koch (with Julia) Executive Vice Pres. Kock Industries Witchita KS Energy Republican $487,500
51 129 Robert F. Green (with Giner) Investor   Amarillo TX Finance Demo $487,500
53 336 DR. Phillip Frost (with Patricia) Chairman & CEO Ivax Corp Miami FL Healt & Diet Demo $485,000
54 321 Marc B.Nathanson (with Jane) Vice Chair & Dir. Charter Communications, Inc. Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $484,000
55 40 John Doerr (with Ann) Partner Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers Woodside CA Finance Demo $477,500
56 41 Meyer A. Berman (with Patricia N.) President M.A. Berman Co. Boca Raton FL Finance Demo $471,250
57   John Price (with Marcia) Chairman & CEO JP Realty Group Salt Lake City UT Finance Republican $467,550
58   Jeffrey Katzenberg (with Marilyn) Partner Dreamworks SKG Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $460,000
59 121 Jonathan M. Tisch President & CEO Loews Hotels New York NY Finance Demo $453,500
60 25 Harold Snyder Principal HBJ Investments Cliffside Park NJ Finance Demo $449,500
61   Michael King (with Jena) Consultant King World Productions Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $448,000
62 137 C. Cary Patterson (with Lois) Partner Nix, Patterson & Roach Daingerfield TX Lawyers & Lobbyists Demo $443,000
63 162 Marvin Davis Owner Davis Companies Los Angeles CA Energy Demo $426,500
64 70 William R. Hambrecht (with Sally) Chairman & CEO WR Hambrecht & Co. San Francisco CA Finance Demo $423,000
65 14 Louis Weisbach (with Ruth) Chairman Halo Branded Solutions Chicago IL Manufacturing & Retail Demo $412,914
66 7 Alan D. Solomont (with Susan L.) Chairman & CEO Solomont Balllis Ventures Weston MA Healt & Diet Demo $411,500
67   Tim Gill Founder Quark, Inc. Denver CO High Tech Demo $410,750
68   Leonard A. Lauder (with Evelyn H.) Chairman Estee Lauder Companies New York NY Manufacturing & Retail Demo $408,000
69   James V. Kimsey Chairman Emeritus America Online, Inc. Washington DC High Tech Republican $406,350
70 313 Max M. Fisher (with Marjorie S.) Director Comerica, Inc. Franklin MI Finance Republican $405,500
71 29 Bernard D. Bergreen (with Barbara) Chaiman Gilman Co. New York NY Agribusiness Demo $404,000
71   Marc L. Andreessen Co-founder Netscape Los Gatos CA High Tech Demo $404,000
73   Charles R. Schwab (with Helen O.) Chairman & CEO The Charles Schwab Corp. San Francisco CA Finance Republican $393,500
74 116 Denise Rich Songwriter   New York NY Communications Demo $391,500
75 205 Bren Simon (with Melvin) President & Owner MBS Associates Indianapolis IN Finance Demo $390,350
76 188 Kenneth L. Lay (with Linda P.) Chairman Enron Corp. Houston TX Energy Republican $387,500
77   Philip D. Murphy (with Tammy S.) Managing Director Golman Sachs & Co. New York NY Finance Demo $384,500
78   Bert Boeckmann (with Jane) Owner & President Galpin Motors North Hills CA Transportation Republican $384,000
79   Samuel J. Heyman (with Ronnie) Former Chaiman GAF Corp. Westport CT Manufacturing & Retail Republican $382,970
80 367 Berry Gordy Chairman West Grand Media Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $381,250
81 108 David C. Pratt (with Kathleen) Chairman United Industries Corp. St. Louis MO Agribusiness Republican $378,500
82   John H. McConnell (with Peggy) Founder & Chairman Emeritus Worthington Industries Columbus OH Manufacturing & Retail Republican $372,500
83   Roland E. Arnall Chairman Ameriquest Capital Orange CA Finance Demo $371,000
84   Garu Winnick (with Karen B.) Chairman Global Crossing, Ltd. Beverly Hills CA Finance Both $363,750
85   Lodwrick Cook (with Carole D.) Co-chairman Global Crossing, Ltd. Beverly Hills CA Communications Republican $361,500
86   Norman Pattiz (with Mary) Chairman Westwood One Los Angeles CA Communications Demo $360,000
87   Eve Weinstein (with Harvey) Vice President Elegant Films New York NY Communications Demo $359,742
88 249 Bernard Marcus (with Wilma) Co-founder & Chairman Home Depot, Inc. Atlanta GA Manufacturing & Retail Republican $353,500
89 172 Lew R. Wasserman (with Edith) Chairman Universal Studios Beverly Hills CA Communications Demo $352,597
90   Gerhard R. Andlinger (with Jeanne D.) Chairman Andlinger & Co. Vero Beach FL Finance Republican $352,000
91 242 Donald L. Saunders President D.L. Saunders Companies Boston MA Finance Demo $351,875
92   Jack Thompson (with Vicki) Co-founder J.D. Edwards & Co. Larkspur CO High Tech Republican $345,200
93 72 Fredric Mack (with Tami) Partner The Mack Co. Rochelle Park NJ Finance Demo $344,850
94 53 John Galbraith (with Rosemary) Director Templeton Emerging Markets Fund St. Petersburg FL Finance Republican $343,250
95 38 Robert E. McDonough (with Simone) President Remedy Intelligent Staffing Capistrano CA Manufacturing & Retail Demo $338,000
96 152 Heinz C. Prechter (with Waltraud E.) Chairman ASC, Inc. Southgate MI Transportation Republican $335,775
97   Ira Lipman (with Barbara) Chairman, CEO & President Guardsmark Memphis TN Manufacturing & Retail Demo $335,000
97   Marsh B. Belden President McBell Trust Canton OH Energy Natural Law $335,000
99   Darlyn Davenport (with Charles) Vice President SeaWest Windpower, Inc. San Diego CA Energy Demo $334,000
100   Irwin M. Jacobs (with Joan Klein Jacobs) CEO Qualcomm, Inc. La Jolla CA Communications Demo $333,000
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