Thompson Gets Maximum Contribution From Rangel

In Thompson’s latest filing, he raised $35,791.00. He got the maximum contribution of $4,950 from only one donor: Representative Charlie

In Thompson’s latest filing, he raised $35,791.00. He got the maximum contribution of $4,950 from only one donor: Representative Charlie Rangel's campaign committee.

In the year since Michael Bloomberg announced he wanted to extend term limits and seek re-election, Thompson has gotten 34 contributions of $4,950.

One of those maximum contributions came from Jonathan Tishman, namesake of giant real estate and construction company. A spokesman said Tishman has a long friendship with Thompson and is a loyal Democrat.

In the past year, Thompson has raised $651,327. Thompson Gets Maximum Contribution From Rangel