A shocking 99 % of on-line political contributions made by Twitter workers in 2021 went to Democrats, based on Federal Election Fee knowledge.
Twitter staff made 561 contributions by means of Actblue, the Democratic Social gathering-linked funds processor, vs. simply eight by means of its Republican counterpart, WinRed.
“The one % shocks. They’ve any person who truly gave to the GOP. I’m shocked,” cracked Dan Gainor of the Media Analysis Middle, the non-profit conservative watchdog.
The 561 contributions made by means of Actblue in 2021 totaled $14,848.98.
“Their day after day actions additionally contribute to that political social gathering,” Gainor stated of Twitter staffers, who’ve been accused of censoring conservative commentary. “There was a time when you may give to 1 political social gathering and nonetheless be fairhanded, however that point is long gone.”
Outdoors on-line presents made by means of Actblue, a number of Twitter executives wrote massive private checks, the information present.
Twitter chief monetary officer Ned Segal gave the authorized most — $5,800 — to Rep. Conor Lamb (D-Pa.).
Govt Seksom Suriyapa gave $5,800 to Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.), information present
Workers lawyer Evan Stern gave $2,900 to Sen. Mark Kelley (D-Az.) and Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.), plus $2,900 to Dem John Fetterman, who’s operating for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, based on the information.
The most important donation to a Republican: $250, went to anti-Trump Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-In poor health.) from former finance VP Wealthy Sullivan.
Twitter didn’t return a request for remark.