Joe Biden has campaigned on tax increases for corporations and the wealthy. It did not discourage some of America’s largest companies and the richest donors helping to fund his inauguration.
Many of them opened his checkbook for Biden’s newly inaugurated committee, helping him raise more than $ 61 million to fund his virtual festivals.
The list includes companies that do big business before the federal government – on everything from taxes to regulations – such as Uber, Lockheed Martin, Comcast, AT&T, Bank of America, Pfizer and Qualcomm, all both reach a maximum of $ 1 million.
Unlike presidential and congressional election campaigns, inaugural committees are not prohibited from accepting corporate contributions, giving companies rare opportunities to write big politicians’ checks. family.