- Office Held:
- US House, PA
- Office Sought:
- US Senate, PA
Joseph A. "Joe" Sestak, Jr. (born December 12, 1951) is the former U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district, serving from 2007 until 2011, and was the unsuccessful 2010 Democratic nominee for the United States Senate from Pennsylvania.
Campaign Finance$1,644,002 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 November 22, 2010 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
Summaryoverview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
- Total Raised:
- $1,644,002 #214 of 713 House candidates
- Total Spent:
- $4,588,322 #19 of 713 House candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $0 #1290 of 713 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 National Republican Senatorial CmteOppose $4,859,250 Club For Growth ActionOppose $2,677,474 Club for GrowthOppose $2,677,474 Republican Jewish CoalitionOppose $1,143,465 Crossroads GPSOppose $809,196 Americans for Tax ReformOppose $328,393 Rightchange.com Inc (527 Political Org)Oppose $199,996 VoteVets.orgSupport $149,315 Campaign for Working FamiliesOppose $127,249 Afl-CioSupport $94,407
Donor Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2013. 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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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 Council for a Livable World $52,123 League of Conservation Voters $33,704