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Brad Sherman

Party
Democrat
Latest Office Held:
US House, CA
Latest Office Sought:
US House, CA
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Brad Sherman
SHERMAN, Brad, a Representative from California; born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., October 24, 1954; B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1974; J.D., Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Mass., 1979; lawyer, private practice; certified public accountant; member, California State Board of Equalization, 1990-1995, chair, 1991-1995; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-present).

Source: Bioguide

Campaign Finance

$11,138,349 Received
Information

Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

federal data covers from 1989 roughly through Q2 2014
state-level data is not available in bulk for 2014. for current state data, browse http://followthemoney.org/
  • Top Industries

    OpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
    84% of the total amount raised came from an identifiable industry.
  • In State vs. Out of State

    contributions from individuals, in dollars
  • Individuals vs. PACs

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  • Top Contributors

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  • Recent and upcoming fundraisers

    Full invitations can be viewed at Party Time
    Date Event
    Oct. 26, 2014
    Venue:
    Bel Air Birthday Brunch at Home of Jamie and Chuck Meyer
    Sept. 18, 2014
    Venue:
    Fundraising reception at 423 New Jersey Ave, SE
    July 30, 2014
    Venue:
    Fundraising reception at National Democratic Club Townhouse
    June 1, 2014
    Venue:
    Sunday Brunch at Home of Mr. & Mrs. Igor Pasternak
    May 19, 2014
    Venue:
    Reception at National Democratic Club Townhouse
View all campaign finance data for Brad Sherman Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time

Earmarks

$76,231,000 Allocated
Information

Figures are based on both committee earmark disclosures and on analysis of appropriations bill text. Table shows top 10 earmarks, ordered by dollar amount in the final version of the bill. Earmarks from the president's budget proposal are not included.

For more information, see our Earmark Methodology page.

View all earmarks data for Brad Sherman Sources: OpenSecrets.org