Silicon Valley workers send more cash to Clinton

Silicon Valley workers send more cash to Clinton
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Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMark Cuban says he's decided not to run for president Trump official criticizes ex-Clinton spokesman over defunding police tweet Poll: Biden leads Trump, Cunningham neck and neck with Tillis in North Carolina MORE is the Democratic presidential candidate of choice among many tech industry employees, according to Federal Election Commission (FEC) data reviewed by The Hill.

As voters in California prepare to cast ballots in the state’s presidential primary Tuesday, the industry could provide a boost to either candidate in what is projected to be a very close race. 


Both Clinton and rival Bernie SandersBernie SandersOVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump signs order removing environmental reviews for major projects | New Trump air rule will limit future pollution regulations, critics say | DNC climate group calls for larger federal investment on climate than Biden plan Google: Chinese and Iranian hackers targeting Biden, Trump campaigns Sanders: Police departments that violate civil rights should lose federal funding MORE have made their way around the Golden State in recent weeks trying to court voters. 

Sanders might have an edge among the tech industry as a whole, however, according to data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Employees at companies in the internet, electronics and computer industry nationally have given the senator more than $2.6 million.

The Hill looked at the employee donations for some of Silicon Valley’s largest companies and most prominent startups.

Luke Torrance contributed.

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