Many people will never give a dollar to a politician. But there are some Chattooga Countians that do donate money, and not just to local politicians. According to THE HUFFINGTON POST’s "Fundrace" 22 people in Summerville have given to either the Republican National Committee or to the Democratic National Committee or Democratic or Republican Presidential candidates in the past 4 years.
Twelve Summerville residents gave $11,757 to Republicans including George W. Bush, Rudy Giuliani, John McCain and the Republican National Committee. Ten Summerville residents gave $18,050 to Democrats including John Kerry, John Edwards and Hillary Clinton.
In other parts of the county the numbers were smaller. According to "Fundrace" 2 Menlo-Cloudland area people gave money to John McCain and the Republican National Committee totaling $853 while one person gave $250 to Hillary Clinton. In Trion $275 was given to Republicans and $2,050 was given to Democrats.
The only zip code in the county with no national political donations was Lyerly.