Woburn's Top Political Donors — and Which Candidates They Support

According to the Federal Election Commission’s donor guide, the top donors from Woburn gave to President Obama.


Friday we carried an article on the Federal Election Commission’s online guide to see who has given what amount to each presidential nominee.

Thus far in the 2012 campaign cycle, Woburn residents have made 326 contributions to the presidential campaigns of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, the Democratic and Republican Party nominees. 

A total of 281 contributions from Woburn were made to the Obama campaign, while 45 contributions were made to the Romney campaign.

But who gave what? Where did Woburn's top donors put their money?

According to the list, the top single Woburn donation went to Mitt Romney at $2,500. But Obama scored several donations to total $4,842.50 from a single resident. The president also received a $2,000 donation in February.

Woburn's Top 10 Donors:

Donor Candidate Amount Donation Date Martin Nugent Barack Obama $4,842.50 Over 8 months Emily Reynolds Mitt Romney $2,500 Dec. 31, 2011 Mehmet Dogan Barack Obama $2,000 Feb. 1, 2012 John Wells Barack Obama $1,550 July 10, 2012 William Angelo Barack Obama $1,000 Aug. 22, 2012 Paul J. Maggiore, Jr. Mitt Romney $500 Jun. 19, 2012 Leslie J. Herzog, Jr. Mitt Romney $500 Feb. 29, 2012 Mary Ann Clark Barack Obama $500 Oct. 11, 2011 Rich Illiano Barack Obama $500 Jan. 4, 2012 Pamela R. Curtin Mitt Romney $500 July 14, 2012

The information in the database was downloaded from the Federal Election Commission’s website. The data is based on quarterly reports, and is current through July. The data will be updated in mid-October.

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