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Kirsten Gillibrand

Party
Democrat
Office Held:
US Senate, NY
Office Sought:
US Senate, NY

Kirsten Elizabeth Rutnik Gillibrand ( /ˈkɪərstən ˈdʒɪlɪbrænd/, KEER-stən JIL-ə-brand; born December 9, 1966) is the junior United States Senator from New York and a member of the Democratic Party. Prior to being appointed to the Senate by New York Governor David Paterson in 2009, she was elected twice to the House of Representatives, representing New York's 20th congressional district.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$13,306,516 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.

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:
    $13,306,516 #3 of 713 House candidates
    Total Spent:
    $13,155,189 #2 of 713 House candidates
    Cash on Hand:
    $496,384 #109 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
    Brady Campaign To Prevent Gun Violence Inc.
    Support
    $2,050
    National Abortion Rights Action League
    Support
    $1,471
    NARAL Pro-Choice America
    Support
    $1,471
note: data comes from latest FEC filings and has not been cleaned or standardized. See section below for standardized data.

Donor Information

covers roughly through Q4 2013. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
  • Top Industries

    OpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
    85% 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
    July 16, 2014
    Venue:
    Fundraiser at Bistro Bis
    Hosted by:
    Jim Free, Andy Barbour, Alicia Smith, Robert Hickmott
    April 22, 2014
    Venue:
    Luncheon Discussion at Home of Jennifer Blakely
    Hosted by:
    David Drummond, Susie Tompkins Buell, Nonie Greene, Amy Rao, Jennifer Blakely, Nina Blackwell, Fran Godispoti, Naomi Fine, Bill Hinman, Susan Hyatt, Kathy Levinson, Camilla Olson, Michael Stern
View all campaign finance data for Kirsten Gillibrand Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time

Earmarks

$104,312,675 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 Kirsten Gillibrand Sources: OpenSecrets.org