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Those who finance Washington DC: These are the 12 mega donors of American politics

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You may be wondering who these people are … We anticipate there are some names you know very well.

The data below was provided by Issue One, an American non-partisan organization that militates to reduce the place that money occupies in the political life of the United States.

The list includes, among others, several Wall Street billionaires, a Facebook co-founder, a shipping mogul, and an heir to a family fortune dating back to the late 1800s.

As you can imagine, these enormous amounts of money went to both Republicans and Democrats.