SEC nominee’s former clients generous to Senate Banking Committee
This graphic, researched and produced by Sunlight Foundation’s Zander Furnas and Nancy Watzman, shows a complex web of influence by financial heavy hitters whom Mary Jo White, President Obama’s designee to chair the Securities and Exchange Commission, represented in her private law practice. The green nodes represent corporate campaign donors. Other nodes represent Senate Banking Committee members who benefitted from contributions from the companies political action committees and/or their employees. Red nodes designate Republican members of the Banking Committee; blue nodes are for Democrats.