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David Vitter

Party
Republican
Latest Office Held:
US Senate, LA
Latest Office Sought:
US Senate, LA

David Bruce Vitter (born May 3, 1961) is the junior United States Senator from Louisiana and a member of the Republican Party. Formerly a member of the United States House of Representatives, first elected in 1999, representing the suburban Louisiana's 1st congressional district, Vitter was elected to the Senate in 2004.

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Campaign Finance

$20,307,782 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.
    80% of the total amount raised came from an identifiable industry.
  • In State vs. Out of State

    contributions from individuals, in dollars
  • Individuals vs. PACs

    in dollars
  • Top Contributors

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  • Recent and upcoming fundraisers

    Full invitations can be viewed at Party Time
    Date Event
    Nov. 7, 2014
    Venue:
    4th Annual Vitter Disney Weekend at Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World
    July 18, 2014
    Venue:
    Luncheon and Metal Recycling Facility Tour at All Scrap Metals
    July 15, 2014
    Venue:
    Dinner at University Club of Washington DC
    June 26, 2014
    Venue:
    Luncheon at Acadiana
    Hosted by:
    Hon. Bob Livingston, Chris Johnsen, Allen Martin, Paul Cambon
View all campaign finance data for David Vitter Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time

Earmarks

$791,788,973 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 David Vitter Sources: OpenSecrets.org