What Mercers gave to state, local candidates

Billionaire Trump donor Robert Mercer and his family have given $3.67 million to state and local candidates in recent years.

Robert Mercer and his family, credited with helping elect President Donald Trump, have also given $3.67 million to state and local candidates in recent years. Here are the details for the Long Island billionaire; his wife, Diana; and three daughters, Rebekah, Heather Sue and Jennifer. The chart below represents the flow of money to candidates or party committees, and the table below that gives details of each contribution. Read more about the contributions here.

Except for $45,805 given to Democratic Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone seeking re-election in 2015, the contributions went to Republicans or Conservatives in New York. Mercer also gave $37 million to super PACs involved in federal races. This database, obtained primarily from the state's Board of Elections, was posted on April 14, 2017.

Mercer family donors on the left side . . . gave $3.67 million to political recipients on right

155000011070009420083716837005250052250522505225052000500004580544464.144464.144000440004140041400411002694126900140341403414034Angie Carpenter 88,000Angie CarpenterGreg Edwards 42,102Greg EdwardsJohn Cahill 123,900John CahillRay Perini 88,928Ray PeriniRescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor) 1,550,000Rescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor) $1.55 millionRick Lazio 261,250Rick LazioRob Astorino 53,841Rob AstorinoState Conservative Party 1,368,616State Conservative PartySteve Bellone 45,805Steve BelloneSuffolk County Conservative Party 50,000Suffolk County Conservative PartyDiana Mercer 279,548Diana MercerHeather Sue Mercer 150,250Heather Sue MercerJennifer Mercer 52,250Jennifer MercerRebekah Mercer 214,541Rebekah MercerRobert Mercer 2,975,853Robert Mercer
155000011070009420083716837005250052250522505225052000500004580544464.144464.144000440004140041400411002694126900140341403414034Angie Carpenter 88,000Angie CarpenterGreg Edwards 42,102Greg EdwardsJohn Cahill 123,900John CahillRay Perini 88,928Ray PeriniRescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor) 1,550,000Rescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor)Rick Lazio 261,250Rick LazioRob Astorino 53,841Rob AstorinoState Conservative Party 1,368,616State Conservative PartySteve Bellone 45,805Steve BelloneSuffolk County Conservative Party 50,000Suffolk County Conservative PartyDiana Mercer 279,548Diana MercerHeather Sue Mercer 150,250Heather Sue MercerJennifer Mercer 52,250Jennifer MercerRebekah Mercer 214,541Rebekah MercerRobert Mercer 2,975,853Robert Mercer
Contributor name amount date recipient Political party of candidate or committee election Status / Result
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $1,000,000.00 date 07/26/2010 recipient State Conservative Party (Headquarters Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $800,000.00 date 10/27/2014 recipient Rescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor) Political party of candidate or committee Not available election 2014 Governor Status / Result Challenger; Lost general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $500,000.00 date 08/29/2014 recipient Rescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor) Political party of candidate or committee Not available election 2014 Governor Status / Result Challenger; Lost general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $250,000.00 date 10/14/2014 recipient Rescue New York (Super PAC supporting Rob Astorino for governor) Political party of candidate or committee Not available election 2014 Governor Status / Result Challenger; Lost general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $83,000.00 date 09/02/2010 recipient State Conservative Party (Campaign Committee) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $52,250.00 date 08/28/2009 recipient Rick Lazio Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost primary
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $50,000.00 date 10/23/2012 recipient Suffolk County Conservative Party (Chairman's Club Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $44,464.10 date 03/19/2012 recipient Ray Perini Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2013 Suffolk County District Attorney Status / Result Challenger; Lost primary
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $44,000.00 date 10/29/2011 recipient Angie Carpenter Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2011 Suffolk County Executive Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $41,400.00 date 10/17/2014 recipient John Cahill Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2014 Attorney General Status / Result Challenger; Lost general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $26,900.00 date 07/08/2011 recipient Rob Astorino Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2013 Westchester County Executive Status / Result Incumbent; Won general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $25,000.00 date 10/31/2014 recipient Steve Bellone Political party of candidate or committee Democratic election 2015 Suffolk County Executive Status / Result Incumbent; Won general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $20,805.00 date 10/28/2015 recipient Steve Bellone Political party of candidate or committee Democratic election 2015 Suffolk County Executive Status / Result Incumbent; Won general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $14,034.00 date 07/11/2010 recipient Greg Edwards Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Lt. Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost general election
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $5,000.00 date 10/26/2009 recipient State Conservative Party (Headquarters Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $5,000.00 date 05/26/2010 recipient State Conservative Party (Headquarters Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $5,000.00 date 06/08/2011 recipient State Conservative Party (Campaign Committee) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $5,000.00 date 02/18/2014 recipient State Conservative Party (Headquarters Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $2,000.00 date 01/22/2014 recipient State Conservative Party (Conference Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Robert Mercer amount $2,000.00 date 02/05/2015 recipient State Conservative Party (Headquarters Account) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Diana Mercer amount $83,700.00 date 08/16/2010 recipient State Conservative Party (Campaign Committee) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Diana Mercer amount $52,250.00 date 01/11/2010 recipient Rick Lazio Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost primary
Contributor name Diana Mercer amount $44,464.10 date 03/19/2012 recipient Ray Perini Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2013 Suffolk County District Attorney Status / Result Challenger; Lost primary
Contributor name Diana Mercer amount $44,000.00 date 11/01/2011 recipient Angie Carpenter Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2011 Suffolk County Executive Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost general election
Contributor name Diana Mercer amount $41,100.00 date 10/17/2014 recipient John Cahill Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2014 Attorney General Status / Result Challenger; Lost general election
Contributor name Diana Mercer amount $14,034.00 date 07/11/2010 recipient Greg Edwards Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Lt. Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost general election
Contributor name Rebekah Mercer amount $94,200.00 date 08/16/2010 recipient State Conservative Party (Campaign Committee) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Rebekah Mercer amount $52,000.00 date 09/22/2009 recipient Rick Lazio Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost primary
Contributor name Rebekah Mercer amount $41,400.00 date 10/28/2014 recipient John Cahill Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2014 Attorney General Status / Result Challenger; Lost general election
Contributor name Rebekah Mercer amount $26,941.00 date 05/29/2012 recipient Rob Astorino Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2013 Westchester County Executive Status / Result Incumbent; Won general election
Contributor name Heather Sue Mercer amount $83,716.00 date 08/30/2010 recipient State Conservative Party (Campaign Committee) Political party of candidate or committee Conservative election Not available Status / Result Not available
Contributor name Heather Sue Mercer amount $50,000.00 date 11/16/2009 recipient Rick Lazio Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost primary
Contributor name Heather Sue Mercer amount $14,034.00 date 07/11/2010 recipient Greg Edwards Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Lt. Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost general election
Contributor name Heather Sue Mercer amount $2,500.00 date 05/03/2010 recipient Rick Lazio Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost primary
Contributor name Jennifer Mercer amount $52,250.00 date 11/16/2009 recipient Rick Lazio Political party of candidate or committee Republican election 2010 Governor Status / Result Sought open seat; Lost primary

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