- Office Held:
- US Senate, TN
- Office Sought:
- US Senate, TN
Andrew Lamar Alexander (born July 3, 1940) is the senior United States Senator from Tennessee and Conference Chair of the Republican Party. He was previously the 45th Governor of Tennessee from 1979 to 1987, United States Secretary of Education from 1991 to 1993 under President George H. W. Bush and candidate for the Republican Presidential nomination in 1996 and 2000.
Campaign Finance$299,780 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:
- $299,780 #130 of 64 Senate candidates
- Total Spent:
- $690,749 #114 of 64 Senate candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $1,073,832 #24 of 64 Senate 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.
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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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 $9,800,000 Engineer Maintenance and Training Facility 2010 $8,000,000 National Security Agency / Oak Ridge National Lab: Initiative to Advance Adaptive Petascale Supercomputing 2010 $6,800,000 5th SFG Language Sustainment Training Facility 2010 $6,625,000 Tennessee Statewide Bus Program, TN 2010 $5,000,000 Tennessee National Guard: Combined Arms Virtual Trainers for the Tennessee National Guard 2010 $5,000,000 Tennessee National Guard: Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle Virtual Trainers for the Tennessee National Guard 2010 $4,800,000 Lsu A&M (Landrieu), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (Hutchison), Competitive Program (Corker), and Tennessee State University (Alexander): Air Force Minority Leaders Program 2010 $4,000,000 Tennessee National Guard: Tennessee National Guard Appalachia High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area 2010 $4,000,000 Milan Army Ammunition Plant: 40mm Tactical All Types Mortar RoundRequested by 2010 $3,111,000 Saint Jude Children's Medical Center, Memphis, TN, for facilities and equipmentRequested by