Jo Ann Emerson
- Office Held:
- US House, MO
- Office Sought:
- US House, MO
Jo Ann Emerson (born September 16, 1950) is the U.S. Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district, serving since 1996. The district consists of Southeast and South Central Missouri and includes the Bootheel, the Lead Belt and the Ozarks. Emerson is a member of the Republican Party.
Campaign Finance$2,001,743 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.
Latest FEC Datacovers through candidate's December 31, 2010 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
Summaryoverview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
- Total Raised:
- $2,001,743 #125 of 715 House candidates
- Total Spent:
- $2,071,160 #118 of 715 House candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $7,635 #477 of 715 House candidates
Contributions Over Timereflects 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 Expendituresoutside groups that spent money supporting or opposing the candidate
Committee Name Support/Oppose Total Spending Right to LifeSupport $14,118
Donor Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
Top IndustriesOpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
In State vs. Out of Statecontributions from individuals, in dollars
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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 2010 $4,800,000 Missouri University of Science and Technology: Locating and Tracking Explosive Threats with Wireless Sensors and Networks 2010 $3,000,000 Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellowship Program and the Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellowship Program 2010 $2,400,000 Missouri University of Science and Technology: Advanced Polymer Systems for Defense Application-Power Generation, Protection and Sensing 2010 $2,400,000 Missouri University of Science and Technology: High Performance Alloy Materials and Advanced Manufacturing of Steel Castings for New Light Weight and Robotic Weapon Systems 2010 $2,400,000 Missouri University of Science and Technology: Ultra-High Temperature Materials for Hypersonic Aerospace Vehicles 2010 $1,938,000 Bois Brule Drainage and Levee District, MO 2010 $1,339,000 Food and Agriculture Policy Research Institute, IA, MO, NV, WI 2010 $889,000 Rural Policies Institute, IA, MO, NE 2010 $697,000 St. Francois County, Park Hills, MO: Visual Intelligence Tool for Mineral Area Missouri Law Enforcement 2010 $660,000 Center for Agroforestry, Booneville, AR