Whoa! Talk about giving big at Christmas -- Sean Parker, co-founder of Napster former president of Facebook gave $200,000 to the state Democratic Party on Dec 23. It came on the heels of a $300,000 gift to the part on Dec 17.
He's emerged this year as a big player in state politics, with his latest gifts boosting political donations to $1.6 million. The part got $750,000 in all. Gov-elect Terry McAuliffe got $500,000l Lt.Gov-elect Ralph Northam got $200,000 and Aneeh Chopra, who had sought the Democratic nod to be lieutenant governor that Northam won, recevied $150,000.