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Discover Financial ServicesLast Updated: July 5, 2022

Insurrection Related Information

  • Donated to 1/6 Organizers

Statement from Discover Financial Services

The aftermath of the appalling assault on the U.S. Capitol and our democratic process calls into question the decisions made by some members of Congress who seemingly chose political expediency over democracy. As a result, Discover is pausing all donations until after we carefully reexamine our PAC policies and criteria for political giving. This reevaluation is meant to ensure that the guidelines and future contributions continue to be measured, transparent and bipartisan. We recognize Discover and our employees may not always agree with candidates for office on every issue. However, Discover believes we can all agree on the importance of unity and maintaining our democratic process.

Discover Financial Services Director of External Relations, Jon W. Drummand

Summary of Donations Made

  • Total Amount Donated to Insurrectionists

    $48,500

  • Total Amount Donated to Insurrectionists Post-Insurrection

    $5,000

  • Total Amount Donated (2019-2022)

    $440,834

  • Number of Insurrectionists Donated to

    14

Donations Made

This table displays all donations made by Discover Financial Services to individuals involved in the insurrection with profiles on the Insurrection Index.

  • Barry Loudermilk Running for re-election (U.S. House Representative, Georgia District 11) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $1,000 Total $ $2,000
  • Blaine Luetkemeyer* Running for re-election (U.S. House of Representatives, Missouri District 03) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $1,000 Total $ $13,500
  • Byron Donalds Running for re-election (U.S. House Representative, Florida District 19) Primary election on August 23, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $1,000
  • David Perdue Former U.S. Senator, Georgia $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $5,000
  • Kevin McCarthy Running for re-election (U.S. House Representative, California District 20) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $5,000
  • Lee Zeldin Currently running for New York Governor General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $2,500
  • Roger Wicker U.S. Senator, Mississippi $ Since 1/6 $1,000 Total $ $3,500
  • Ron Estes Running for re-election (U.S. House Representative, Kansas District 04) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $3,000
  • Roy Blunt U.S. Senator, Missouri $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $1,000
  • Sam Graves* Running for re-election (U.S. House of Representatives, Missouri District 06) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $1,000
  • Steve Daines U.S. Senator, Montana $ Since 1/6 $1,000 Total $ $5,500
  • Ted Budd Currently running for U.S. Senator, North Carolina General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $1,000
  • Virginia Foxx Running for re-election (U.S. House Representative, North Carolina District 05) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $1,000 Total $ $3,500
  • William Timmons Running for re-election (U.S. House Representative, South Carolina District 04) General election on November 8, 2022 $ Since 1/6 $0 Total $ $1,000

While we provide the total sum of funds raised, individual donation data below focuses on individuals and organizations already listed in the Insurrection Index. Donation data on this record is as of 06/2022 and sourced from public FEC donation data. Contributions made by the companies displayed on this tracker were made exclusively through their respective Political Action Committees. Contributions to individuals reflect contributions directly to their respective campaign committees and leadership PACs. *Contribution record includes donations to the candidate’s leadership PAC.

Press Coverage

  • Tracking Corporate America’s revolt against the Electoral College objectors

    Published on February 5, 2021 Read at CNN

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