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Goldman Sachs bankers are showing Jeb Bush the money

July 16, 2015, 3:27 PM UTC
Caption:WEST COLUMBIA, SC - JUNE 29: Republican presidential candidate and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush answers questions from employees of Nephron Pharmaceutical Company June 29, 2015 in West Columbia, South Carolina. Before talking with the employees of the Orlando, Florida based company Bush took a tour of the facility in West Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)
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Goldman Sachs bankers want Jeb Bush to make it all the way to the White House, and they’re opening up their check books to make it happen.

All told, more than 50 Goldman Sachs executives and employees added $144,000 to Bush’s coffers in the second quarter, making Goldman Sachs (GS) the top company for donations given to the Republican’s campaign. Many of those donors sent in the maximum allowed $2,700 sum, according to an analysis of Federal Election Commission filings by Bloomberg.

Goldman Sachs employees were more keen on Bush, generally steering away from his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, who received only $60,000 from Goldman workers. However, other banks on Wall Street seem to prefer Clinton. She received more money from donors at J.P.Morgan Chase (JPM) and Morgan Stanley (MS).