Goldman Sachs' Political Contributions

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This presentation reveals eight interesting facts about Goldman Sachs' political contributions.

This presentation reveals eight interesting facts about Goldman Sachs' political contributions.

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  • 1. Goldman Sachs’ Political Donations Revealed
  • 2. Total Political Donations Goldman Sachs has spent a total of $44.5 million on political contributions since 1989 and $32.9 million on lobbying since 1998.
  • 3. It Ranks 2nd among all corporations
  • 4. It generally tilts Democrat Goldman has given Democrats 53% of all political donations since 1989 versus 43% to the Republican party.
  • 5. Contributions have increased over time
  • 6. 2012 Presidential Election Despite tilting heavily toward Barack Obama in 2008, Goldman reversed itself in 2012 on the heels of heightened regulatory scrutiny.
  • 7. Largest Senate Contributions (2012)
  • 8. Largest House Contributions (2012)
  • 9. # of politicians that own GS Shares
  • 10. The 1 stock Warren Buffett wishes he could own but can’t