BP Corporation PAC Turns Off Flow of Contributions to Candidates
BP Corporation PAC
The PAC reached its peak in giving during 1985-1986 when it gave out $351,476 to candidates and committees. During the 2011-2012 cycle it gave out $212,000, with 73 percent going to Republicans. See 2011-2012 PAC financial profile. In the 2009-2010 cycle, BP had its oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the PAC gave out only $79,000 to federal candidates and committees.
The General Motors Company PAC
General Motors Company PAC
reported it gave out $64,250 to federal candidates and committees in March. They have given out $151,750 so far this year. In 2011-2012, the PAC gave out $524,800 to federal candidates and committees, with Republican being given 63 percent. In 2009-2010, GM received the government bailout and the PAC gave out only $346,000 to federal candidates and committees.
In other PAC filings reporting on March activity: