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Photo: Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

With a little under a year left until the Iowa caucuses, the entertainment industry's elites have already donated thousands to 2020 Democratic candidates, according to Q1 FEC filings.

Flashback: Past presidential elections were no different. Jay-Z and Beyonce helped raise thousands of dollars when President Obama was running for re-election in 2012. Roseanne Barr and James Woods were among the most vocal supporters of President Trump during the 2016 election.

Sen. Cory Booker:

  • Actress Rosario Dawson, who is also Booker's partner
  • Singer Jon Bon Jovi
  • Actress Jamie Lee Curtis
  • Actor Kevin Bacon
  • Actor Orlando Bloom
  • Actor Josh Gad
  • Actress Toni Trucks
  • Actor Edwin Hodge
  • Actress Emily Deschanel
  • Neil Barsky, founder of the Marshall Project
  • Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn co-founder
  • Jeffrey Katzenberg, Dreamworks executive

Sen. Bernie Sanders:

  • Actor Danny DeVito
  • Actor Ray Fisher
  • Actress Susan Sarandon
  • Actor Ted Levine
  • Actor Thomas Middleditch
  • Actress Renee Smith
  • Actor Nick Zano
  • Rostam Batmanglij, former member of Vampire Weekend
  • Singer Brandi Carlile
  • Chris Shiflett, guitarist for Foo Fighters

Pete Buttigieg:

  • Actress Mandy Moore
  • Actor Ryan Reynolds
  • Actor Carl Weathers
  • Actress Jane Lynch
  • Sportscaster Rich Eisen
  • James Murdoch, Former 21st Century Fox CEO
  • Carolyn Strauss, Game of Thrones producer
  • Neal Baer, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit producer
  • John August, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory writer
  • Caroline Kennedy, daughter of President John F. Kennedy

Sen. Kamala Harris:

  • Filmmaker J.J. Abrams
  • Actor Ben Affleck
  • Actress Reese Witherspoon
  • Actor Parvesh Cheena
  • Actor Jon Cryer
  • Actress Soleil Moon Frye
  • Actor Jon Hamm
  • Actor William Macy
  • Actress Felicity Huffman
  • Actor Charlie Carver
  • Actor Pedro Pascal
  • Actress Busy Phillips
  • Actor Wendell Pierce
  • Actress Alison Pill
  • Actress Wanda Sykes
  • Actress Lily Tomlin
  • Actress America Ferrera
  • Actor Taran Killam

Rep. Beto O'Rourke:

  • Actress Cecily Strong
  • Actor John Slattery
  • Actor Robert Odenkirk
  • Actress Rooney Mara
  • Actor Tate Donovan
  • Country singer Willie Nelson
  • Phil Lesh, bass player for Founding Dead

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand:

  • Actress Rachel Dratch
  • Actress Connie Britton
  • Actress Casey Willson
  • Reid Hoffman, LinkedIn co-founder
  • Jeffrey Katzenberg, Dreamworks executive

Andrew Yang

  • Actor Nicolas Cage
  • Rivers Cuomo, Weezer's frontman
  • Actor Noah Centino
  • Entrepreneur Sam Altman
  • Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper

  • Actor Scott Eastwood
  • Michael Dungan, CEO of Universal Music Group Nashville
  • Gigi Pritzker, producer

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House votes to ban imports from Xinjiang over forced labor concerns

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Photo: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images

The House voted 428-1 on Wednesday to pass a bill that would ban all imports from the Chinese region of Xinjiang unless the U.S. government determines that the products were not made with forced labor.

Why it matters: Both the Trump and Biden administrations, as well as several foreign parliaments, have recognized China's repression of Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang as genocide.

Mark Meadows sues Pelosi, Jan. 6 committee

Then-White House chief of staff Mark Meadows speaks with reporters after a meeting with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Nov. 18, 2020. Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images

Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows sued House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and all nine members of the Jan. 6 select committee on Wednesday.

Why it matters: The move comes less than a day after the committee moved to hold Meadows in contempt for refusing to cooperate with its investigation of the Capitol riots.

The four key moments from Instagram's Hill hearing

Adam Mosseri. Photo: Yasin Ozturk/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Instagram head Adam Mosseri testified before Senate lawmakers Wednesday and was pressed on the app's impacts on young children and teens.

Why it matters: Legislation to protect kids online is one area Congress has shown it's willing to regulate, as Axios previously reported. Wednesday's back-and-forth gave momentum to lawmakers eager to make more rules for social media platforms and how children and teens can use them.