Capitol Report: Amazon’s Jeff Bezos ranks No. 1 among S&P 500 CEOs in political spending

There’s political giving by the S&P 500 CEOs, and then there’s Jeff Bezos’s giving.

The Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, +1.70% chief executive‘s outlays in the current election cycle top the spending by any other boss of an S&P 500 company by more than a factor of 10.

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Bezos, whose other business interests include the Washington Post and spaceflight startup Blue Origin, contributed a total of $10.2 million, according to MarketWatch’s analysis of itemized filings with the Federal Election Commission that cover donations between Jan.

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