As some people have been wondering if Microsoft has bribed the Bush administration into reversing the breakup I looked up some info from the Federal Election Commision.
1991-1992 Election Cycle
Total: $53,283/ 79 percent to Democrats
Where did they rank: Sixteenth
1993-94 Election Cycle
Total: $106,484/ 71 percent to Democrats
Where did they rank: Eighth
1995-96 Election Cycle
Total: $235,484/ 54 percent to Democrats
Where did they rank: Seventh
1997-98 Election Cycle (Based on data downloaded from the FEC on 5/1/98)
Total: $298,219/ 67 percent to Republicans
Where do they rank: First
The ranking relates to other computer companies.
You can see this info for yourself at:http://www.opensecrets.org/alerts/v4/alrtv4n18.asp
And here's info on last years electionhttp://www.usatoday.com/life/cyber/tech/cti306.htm
Looks like the really jumped into the pool with both feet.
Snappy2StrokeThis comment was edited on Sep 6, 17:00.