Patrick J. Murphy
- Office Held:
- US House, PA
- Office Sought:
- US House, PA
Patrick Joseph Murphy (born October 19, 1973) is the former U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district, serving since 2007. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
Campaign Finance$4,244,147 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:
- $4,244,147 #13 of 713 House candidates
- Total Spent:
- $4,287,244 #15 of 713 House candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $20,715 #397 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 Congressional CmteOppose $269,965 Susan B Anthony ListOppose $42,237 National Nurses UnitedSupport $41,305 National Nurses United For Patient ProtectionSupport $41,305 USActionSupport $36,591 Americans For Limited GovernmentOppose $35,006 The American WorkerSupport $33,033 Planned ParenthoodSupport $29,527 Environment AmericaSupport $20,016 Afl-CioSupport $19,674
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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- Organizations' PAC(s)
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- Associated Individuals
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 $3,200,000 Humanistic Robots Inc.: Specialized Compact Automated Mechanical Clearance Platform 2010 $2,400,000 ARCCA Inc.: Dual Stage Variable Energy Absorber 2010 $2,400,000 Power and Energy: Pure Hydrogen Supply from Logistic Fuels 2010 $600,000 Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA for training at the Renewable Energy Academy 2010 $573,000 Pidcock-Mill Creeks Watershed Project, PA 2010 $500,000 Rural Agriculture Small Business Development Program 2010 $500,000 Lower Bucks County Waterfront Redevelopment and Access Project, PA 2010 $500,000 Northampton, Bucks County Municipal Authority, Richboro, PA: Northampton, Bucks County Municipal Authority for wastewater infrastructure improvements 2010 $300,000 County of Bucks, Doylestown, PA: Law Enforcement Data-Sharing Infrastructure 2010 $250,000 Bucks County, PA