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Gore's Telephone Solicitations

Vice President Gore called the following people between November 1995 and May 1996 and asked them to donate between $25,000 and $100,000 to the Democratic National Committee.

Linked names also show up on our lists of guests invited to stay overnight at the White House or to a DNC-sponsored coffee.

Amount requested
Ann Getty Philanthropist $50,000
Leon Hess Amerada Hess Corp. 100,000
Phil Stout Stout Group Ltd. 25,000
John D. Johns Protective Life Corp. 50,000
C.J. Wang International Corp. of America 50,000
Jim Hormel Equidex 50,000
Eli Broad1Broad Inc.-Sun America 50,000
Scott Black Delphi Management 25,000
Nate Landow Landow and Co. 25,000
Ira Leesfield Leesfield, Leighten and Rubio 50,000
Michael Adler The Adler Group Inc. 25,000
Andy Morse Smith Barney Shearson 25,000
Gary Neal Drummond Drummond Co. 100,000
Peter May2 Triarc Cos. 50,000
Marvin Davis The Davis Cos. 50,000
Merv Adelson East West Capita l25,000
Madeleine Haas Russell RNS Associates 100,000
Rene Barrientos Attorney 50,000
Blake Byrne Argyle Television 25,000
Rashid Chaudary Raani Corp. 50,000
Charles Uribe AJ Contracting 50,000
Penny Pritzker Classic Residence by Hyatt 25,000
Bob Johnson Black Entertainment Television 30,000
William B. Dockser CRI Inc. 25,000
Mark Dayton Vermillion Investment Co. 50,000
David Cofrin Lamar, Archar and Cofrin 25,000
George Marcus Marcus and Millichap 50,000
Anita and Gary Robb Robb and Robb 50,000
Steve Green E-II Management N.A.
Jack Bendheim Philips Brothers Chemical 25,000
Frank Pearl Rappahannock Investment Co. 100,000
Richard H. Jenrette The Equitable Life Insurance Co. 25,000
Eric Becker Sterling Capital 50,000
Julia Fischelson Homemaker 50,000
Jim Donald DSC Communications 100,000
John O'Quinn O'Quinn, Kerensky and McAnish 100,000
Peter Angelos Attorney, Baltimore Orioles owner 50,000
Robert Utley FSW Holdings Inc. 100,000
Peter B. Lewis The Progressive Group 100,000
Delores Weaver Jacksonville Jaguars owner 100,000
Sandford Robertson Robertson, Stephens and Co. 100,000
John T. Joyce International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsworkers 100,000
Rex Stephenson Novelist 100,000
Raymond Zimmerman Service Merchandise 50,000
Noah Liff Steiner Liff 50,000
Abe Pollin Washington Wizards owner 100,000

Gore did not reach these people, but left telephone messages asking for donations.

Amount requested
Julien Studley Julien J. Studley Inc. $25,000
Mora Morey RWM Management 50,000
Marshall Cogan 21 International Holdings Inc. 100,000
Richard Mithoff Mithoff and Jacks 100,000
Wayne Fisher Fisher, Gallagher and Lewis 100,000
John Catsimatidis Red Apple Group 100,000
Ely Callaway Callaway Golf 100,000
Ruben Valez Rexach Construction Co. 100,000
John Eddie Williams Williams, Baley and Wesner 100,000
Craig and Cathy Hall Hall Financial Group 100,000

SOURCE: White House

1Broad also attended a coffee.
2May also attended a coffee.

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