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Election Cycle Soft Money Comparisons

Rank Name 1/1 to 6/30/99 Republican Democrat 1/1 to 6/30/97 Republicans Democrats 1/1 to 6/30/95 Reps Dems
1 American Telephone & Telegraph $751,150 $525,800 $225,350 $269,921 $218,750 $51,171 $85,204 $48,000 $37,204
2 Lindner, Carl H $600,000 $350,000 $250,000 $50,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $0 $0
3 Communications Workers Union $525,000 $0 $525,000 $195,500 $0 $195,500 $10,000 $0 $10,000
4 Amer Fedn of St, Cty, Mun.Employees $460,000 $0 $460,000 $151,454 $0 $151,454 $100,772 $0 $100,772
5 Philip Morris Companies $411,961 $376,961 $35,000 $798,026 $677,203 $120,823 $797,749 $736,749 $61,000
6 SBC Communications $327,216 $216,316 $110,900 $93,191 $65,500 $27,691 $116,009 $99,759 $16,250
7 BellSouth $317,647 $175,097 $142,550 $129,803 $102,803 $27,000 $23,250 $23,000 $250
8 FDX (Federal Express) $314,000 $189,000 $125,000 $40,500 $19,000 $21,500 $63,500 $47,500 $16,000
9 Citigroup $313,000 $116,800 $196,200 $135,750 $90,750 $45,000 $94,821 $87,000 $7,821
10 Bell Atlantic $297,194 $160,994 $136,200 $308,385 $230,000 $78,385 $132,754 $102,254 $30,500
11 Kojaian, C Michael $275,000 $275,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
12 Atlantic Richfield Co $265,000 $170,000 $95,000 $254,805 $152,956 $101,849 $242,900 $220,900 $22,000
13 Buttenwieser, Peter L $260,000 $0 $260,000 $100,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $0 $0
14 Spanos, Alexander Gus $250,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $10,000 $10,000 $0
15 Ness, Motley, Loadholt, et al $250,000 $0 $250,000 $125,000 $0 $125,000 $0 $0 $0
16 Mirage Resorts Inc. $250,000 $0 $250,000 $1,000 $1,000 $0 $0 $0 $0
17 AMR Corp (American Airlines) $248,056 $128,056 $120,000 $41,340 $29,340 $12,000 $59,400 $50,000 $9,400
18 Blue Cross Blue Shield Assn $246,800 $199,300 $47,500 $189,875 $161,500 $28,375 $148,208 $116,708 $31,500
19 UST Inc (US Tobacco) $243,550 $216,550 $27,000 $198,709 $158,409 $40,300 $126,342 $97,392 $28,950
20 Pfizer Inc $233,721 $203,721 $30,000 $377,000 $362,000 $15,000 $99,000 $90,000 $9,000
21 Schering-Plough Corp $232,000 $132,000 $100,000 $65,000 $65,000 $0 $50,000 $50,000 $0
22 Fed Nat Mortgage Assn $231,500 $65,000 $165,800 $90,250 $62,250 $25,000 $45,000 $30,000 $15,000
23 Enron Corp $227,500 $150,000 $77,500 $112,500 $97,500 $15,000 $70,000 $70,000 $0
24 Shorenstein, Walter H $225,500 $0 $225,500 $100,000 $0 $100,000 $100,000 $0 $100,000
25 Cumming, Ian M. $225,000 $0 $225,000 $100,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $0 $0