As of today, president has received 3,526,460 more votes than Mitt Romney. In California, his margin is 2,278,453. So the state has contributed 65% of his national popular-vote margin.
The president raised 20% of his campaign contributions in California.
The Center for Responsive Politics has listed his donors. (The organizations themselves did not give; rather the money came from PACs, individual members, employees or owners, or their immediate families. Organization totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.) Four of his top ten are from California:
- University of California $1,092,906
- Google Inc $737,055
- Kaiser Permanente $532,674
- Stanford University $473,372