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Diana DeGette

Office Held:
US House, CO
Office Sought:
US House, CO
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Diana Degette

Diana Louise DeGette (born July 29, 1957) is the U.S. Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district, serving since 1997, and a Chief Deputy Whip. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$823,424 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.

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

Latest FEC Data

covers through candidate's December 31, 2010 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
  • Summary

    overview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
    Total Raised:
    $823,424 #420 of 713 House candidates
    Total Spent:
    $822,289 #407 of 713 House candidates
    Cash on Hand:
    $108,829 #245 of 713 House candidates
  • Contributions Over Time

    reflects only contributions over $200, as smaller contributions are not individually reported. For some candidates a significant portion of their fundraising may not be captured by this chart.
  • Independent Expenditures

    outside groups that spent money supporting or opposing the candidate
    Committee Name Support/Oppose Total Spending
    Environment Colorado
    Environment America
    Progressive Future Inc
    Progressive Future
note: data comes from latest FEC filings and has not been cleaned or standardized. See section below for standardized data.

Donor Information

federal data covers 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.
    95% of the total amount raised came from an identifiable industry.
  • In State vs. Out of State

    contributions from individuals, in dollars
  • Top Contributors

    PAC Color Block
    Organizations' PAC(s)
    Employee Color Block
    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from an organization’s employees, their family members and its political action committee.
  • Recent and upcoming fundraisers

    Full invitations can be viewed at Party Time
    Date Event
    Sept. 13, 2016
    Reception at Home of Diana DeGette
    June 6, 2016
    Reception at National Cannabis Industry Association's Office Building
View all campaign finance data for Diana DeGette Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time


$2,700,000 Allocated

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 State

    in dollars
  • Top Earmarks

    Fiscal Year Amount Description
    2010 $1,000,000 I-70 Central Park Boulevard Stapleton Interchange, CO
    2010 $500,000 Denver International Airport west airfield taxiway improvements, CO
    2010 $500,000 Neighborhood Weatherization Collaborative
    2010 $500,000 Denver Health and Hospital Authority, Denver, CO for facilities and equipment
    2010 $200,000 Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO for equipment and technology for its accredited aviation training program
View all earmarks data for Diana DeGette Sources: OpenSecrets.org