The White House says that three CEOS -- the CEOS of the Big Three, actually -- Lloyd Blankfein, Dick Parsons, and John Mack, will miss today's moral suasion meeting with the president, Valerie Jarrett, Rahm Emanuel and other top advisers. Here's a list of other attendees, followed by a brief description of the politicians they've given money to, if any. Note that, in general, the pattern of contributions from the banking industry has been relatively constant, with Republican candidates receiving more contributions than Democrats -- although not by much.
President and CEO, American Express -- $$ to Baucus, Schumer and Obama (in '03)
Chairman, President, and CEO, US Bancorp -- NONE
Chairman and CEO, JP Morgan Chase -- informally advised Obama and McCain during campaign
Chairman and CEO, Capital One -- $$ to Dodd, mostly Republicans
Bob Kelly, Chairman
and CEO, Bank of New York Mellon -- $$ to DSCC
President and CEO, Bank of America -- NONE
Ron Logue, Chairman
and CEO, State Street Bank -- $$ to Bush in 2004
Executive Vice President and Chief Counsel, Goldman Sachs -- NONE
Jim Rohr, Chairman
and CEO, PNC -- NONE
President and CEO, Wells Fargo -- $$ to Baucus, Sununu, McCain
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