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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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The latest: Asked Wednesday afternoon whether Tanden has offered to withdraw her nomination, Psaki told reporters, "That’s not the stage we’re in." She noted that it's a "numbers game" and a "matter of getting one Republican" to support the nomination.

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Acting U.S. Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman wrote in prepared remarks for a House hearing on Thursday that officers in her department were "unsure of when to use lethal force" during the Jan. 6 insurrection.

Why it matters: Capitol Police did deploy lethal force on Jan. 6 — shooting and killing 35-year-old Ashli Babbit — but have faced questions over why officers appeared to be less forceful against pro-Trump rioters than participants in previous demonstrations, including those over Black Lives Matter and now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

United CEO is confident people will feel safe traveling again by 2022

Axios' Joann Muller and United CEO Scott Kirby. Photo: Axios

United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby believes that people will feel safe traveling again by this time next year, depending on the pace of vaccinations and the government's ongoing response to the pandemic, he said at an Axios virtual event.

Why it matters: Misery for global aviation is likely to continue and hold back a broader economic recovery if nothing changes, especially with new restrictions on international border crossings. U.S. airlines carried about 60% fewer passengers in 2020 compared with 2019.