- Latest Office Held:
- US House, VT
- Latest Office Sought:
- US House, VT
- State Candidancy or Office Held:
- See also: State profile for Peter Welch
Peter F. Welch (born May 2, 1947) is the U.S. Representative for Vermont's At-large congressional district, serving since 2007. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He previously served in the Vermont Senate where he was the Minority Leader and President pro tempore.
Campaign Finance$4,288,598 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.
Top IndustriesOpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
In State vs. Out of Statecontributions from individuals, in dollars
Individuals vs. PACsin dollars
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Recent and upcoming fundraisersFull invitations can be viewed at Party Time
Date Event Aug. 16, 2013
- Summer in Vermont at The Woodstock Inn & Resort
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 2009 $10,200,000 Readiness Center 2008 $10,000,000 Infantry Support Weapons -- XM312 2008 $2,626,400 CCTA Buses, Facilities and Equipment 2009 $2,500,000 High Power, Ultra-Lightweight Zinc-Air Battery 2009 $2,400,000 Boat Trap System for Port Security/Water Craft Interdiction 2009 $2,400,000 Future Medical Shelter System (FMSS) 2009 $2,400,000 Wireless Sensors for Navy Aircraft 2009 $2,400,000 OH-58D Kiowa Warrior Vehicle Health and Usage Management System (VHUMS) DemonstrationRequested by
- Peter Welch (D-VT),
- and Herseth Sandlin (D-SD)
2008 $2,400,000 Electronics and Electronic Devices -- Thin Lithium-Iron Disulfide Primary Batteries 2008 $2,400,000 Combat Vehicle and Automotive Advanced Technology -- Field Deployable Fleet Hydrogen Fueling