This list of the largest Mitt Romney campaign contributors includes some of the biggest donors to the presumed 2012 Republican presidential nominee. Raising money is obviously key in any major election, but never more so than in a presidential election. Romney is raising millions through corporate donations (bundled) and donations from individuals to the Restore Our Future Super Pac. For more information, check out this list of the largest Super PAC donors (and how much they gave).
This list of top Mitt Romney campaign contributors includes both corporations and many individuals who've given generously to Romney's campaign in recent months, though it is by no means complete: As the November 2012 presidential election draws ever closer, the list will likely grow as donations increase. With regard to the corporations listed, the total includes all money given by individuals, employees and owners within the company -- not the companies themselves. Some of these organizations have PACs of their own, too.Each month, presidential candidates are required to file fundraising reports with the Federal Election Commission (FEC), so more top donors will be added to the list. As of May 2012, Mitt Romney had raised in excess of $121 million for his campaign. Democratic incumbent President Barack Obama, by contrast, had secured more than $255 million for his re-election campaign. Check out this list of the largest Barack Obama campaign contributors in 2012 for more information on the companies and individuals who've given the most.
Kirkland & Ellis$264,302
Bain & Co$130,550