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A Texas grocery magnate has started a new political action committee and seeded the effort with $10 million, backing Democrats and establishment Republicans running for state legislative seats ahead of the November election.

Charles Butt, the heir to the H-E-B supermarket chain, is no stranger to Texas politics. For years, the billionaire has bankrolled efforts against conservatives in the Republican primary and has funded Democrats in general elections.

Just last month, Butt made headlines for siding with Harris County Democrat County Clerk Chris Hollins and his plan to send unsolicited mail-ballot applications to all 2.37 million voters in the county, sending a letter of support to the Texas Supreme Court on official H-E-B letterhead.

His latest political venture—the eponymous Charles Butt Public Education Political Action Committee—filed its first report this week, which shows over $380,000 being spent from the PAC since August 28. 

Data shows that the PAC gave double the amount of money to Democrat candidates that it gave to Republicans.

Two lawmakers were tied for the top recipient with $25,000 donated to each candidate: Democrat State Rep. Roland Gutierrez (San Antonio) and Republican State Rep. Drew Springer (Muenster).

Both are currently seeking promotions to the Texas Senate. Gutierrez is attempting to unseat Republican State Sen. Pete Flores (Pleasanton) in the November election, while State Rep. Drew Springer is facing off against Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther in a special election runoff in December.

The full list of donations can be viewed below:

 

AmountCampaignParty
$25,000ROLAND GUTIERREZ D
$25,000DREW SPRINGERR
$10,000ERIN ZWEINERD
$10,000JAMES TALARICO CAMPAIGND
$10,000JEFF WHITFIELDD
$10,000TREY MARTINEZ FISCHERD
$10,000STEVE ALLISONR
$10,000AKILAH BACYD
$10,000TODD HUNTERR
$10,000JOHN KUEMPELR
$10,000CELIA ISRAELD
$10,000CHRIS TURNERD
$10000TRENT ASHBYR
$10,000TRAVIS CLARDYR
$10,000DONNA HOWARD CAMPAIGND
$10,000DIEGO BERNALD
$10,000RAFAEL ANCHIAD
$10,000ALISA SIMMONSD
$5,000JOHN RANEYR
$5,000ELIZABETH MARKOWITZ CAMPAIGND
$5,000RHETTA BOWERS CAMPAIGND
$5,000JOHN TURNERD
$5,000JULIE JOHNSOND
$5,000JON ROSENTHALD
$5,000JOE DESHOTELD
$5,000VIKKI GOODWIND
$5,000JOE MOODYD
$5,000ANA-MARIA RAMOS CAMPAIGND
$5,000RHETTA BOWERS CAMPAIGND
$5,000LARRY TAYLORR
$5,000JANE NELSONR
$5,000JUAN HINOJOSAD
$5,000JUDITH ZAFFARINI CAMPAIGND
$5,000CESAR BLACOD
$5,000GINA CALANNID
$5,000JOHN BUCYD
$5,000GINA HINOJOSAD
$5,000LYNN STUCKYR
$5,000GIOVANNI CAPRIGLIONER
$5,000LYLE LARSONR
$5,000INA MINJAREZD
$5,000JULIE JOHNSOND
$5,000SHARON HIRSCH CAMPAIGND
$5,000JAMES TALARICO CAMPAIGND
$2,500ED THOMPSONR
$2,500RYAN GUILLEND
$2,500PHIL KINGR
$2,500JOHN FRULLOR
$2,500BRYAN HUGHESR
$2,500BORRIS MILESD
$2,500ABEL HERREROD
$2,500EDDIE LUCIO IIID
$2,500RAMON ROMERO CAMPAIGND
$2,500RAY LOPEZD
$2,500DEWAYNE BURNS CAMPAIGNR
$1,500R. D. "BOBBY" GUERRA CAMPAIGND
$1,500VICTORIA NEAVED
$1,500JUSTIN HOLLAND CAMPAIGNR
$1,500EDDIE RODRIGUEZ CAMPAIGND
$1,500STAN LAMBERTR
$1,500CARL SHERMAND
$1,500PHIL CORTEZD
$1,500LEO PACHECOD
$1,500BARBARA GERVIN-HAWKINSD