Two companies participating in Gov. Dannel Malloy’s signature economic development program contributed to the Democratic Party last month, contributing to the party’s significant financial advantage over Republicans.
Employees of NBC Universal and NBC Sports gave the Democrats federal account $4,600, while the Cigna Political Action Committee contributed $5,000.
NBC Sports and Cigna are participating in Malloy’s First Five program.
Other notable donors include:
– Marianna Kulak McCall, McCall Kulak Foundation, $10,000
– Eric M. Zachs, Bantry Bay Ventures and spam-software maker Ziplink, $2,500
– Daniel E. Kleinman, partner at Hinckley Allen and board chair and legal counsel to the Travelers Championship, $1,000
– Paul Nunez Jr., lobbyist with DePino Associates, $500