Multimillionaire technology entrepreneur Elon Musk was a major donor to a Republican political action committee to maintain Republican control of the House, federal documents revealed.
PAC's top donors include Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson and Robert McNair, who owns the Houston Texans of the NFL. The PAC raised more than $ 8.6 million in the second quarter.
Musk has made previous donations to both Republican politicians and Democrats and organizations over the years. Your donation to Protect the House appears to have been one of your largest previous donations, made of $ 32,400 in 2017 and $ 33,900 in 2013 for the Republican National Congressional Committee, according to records published by Open Secrets.
"To be clear, I'm not conservative", tweeted another user . "I am registered as an independent and politically moderate, it does not mean that I am moderate about all the problems, humanitarian issues are extremely important to me and I do not understand why they are not important for everyone."
He added that he donated to both parties to "maintain the dialogue" and that most of his donations have gone to humanitarian causes.