A shocking 99 % of on-line political contributions made by Twitter staff in 2021 went to Democrats, in line with Federal Election Fee knowledge.
Twitter staff made 561 contributions by Actblue, the Democratic Get together-linked funds processor, vs. simply eight by its Republican counterpart, WinRed.
“The one % shocks. They’ve any individual 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 Actblue in 2021 totaled $14,848.98.
“Their daily actions additionally contribute to that political get together,” Gainor mentioned of Twitter staffers, who’ve been accused of censoring conservative commentary. “There was a time when you may give to at least one political get together and nonetheless be fairhanded, however that point is gone.”
Exterior on-line items made by 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.).
Government Seksom Suriyapa gave $5,800 to Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.), information present
Employees legal professional 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 working for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, in line with the information.
The biggest donation to a Republican: $250, went to anti-Trump Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Sick.) from former finance VP Wealthy Sullivan.
Twitter didn’t return a request for remark.