Daniel K. Inouye
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Daniel Ken "Dan" Inouye (pronounced /ɨˈnoʊweɪ/;, Japanese: 井上 建, Inoue Ken; born September 7, 1924) is an American politician who is the senior United States Senator from Hawaii and the President pro tempore of the United States Senate making him the highest-ranking Asian American politician in American history. A Democrat, Inouye is the chairman of the influential United States Senate Committee on Appropriations.
Campaign Finance$11,555,081 Received
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.
Top IndustriesOpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
In State vs. Out of Statecontributions from individuals, in dollars
Individuals vs. PACsin dollars
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- Organizations' PAC(s)
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- Associated Individuals
Bundled Lobbyist ContributionsLobbyists and lobbying firms that raised money from multiple donors on behalf of the politician. Contributions from the lobbyist or firm itself are not included.
Bundler Amount Larry Duncan, Lockheed Martin $42,000 Mark Van Norman, National Indian Gaming Assn $25,900 H. Stewart Van Scoyoc, Van Scoyoc Assoc $18,350
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.
In State vs. Out of Statein dollars
Fiscal Year Amount Description 2008 $34,204,000 Education of Native Hawaiians 2009 $33,315,000 Education for Native Hawaiians for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act 2009 $33,315,000 Alaska Native Educational Equity for activities authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act 2008 $30,200,000 Dry Dock Ship Support Services 2010 $30,000,000 Honolulu High Capacity Transit Corridor Project, HI 2009 $30,000,000 Access Road, Ph 5 2010 $25,070,000 Production Services Support Facility 2008 $25,000,000 RDTE -- Hawaii Federal Health Care Network 2010 $23,000,000 Competitive Program: Hawaii Federal Health Care Network 2009 $23,000,000 Hawaii Federal Health Care Network