- Office Held:
- US House, CA
- Office Sought:
- US House, CA
Samuel S. "Sam" Farr (born July 4, 1941) is the U.S. Representative for California's 17th congressional district, serving since 1993. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He was elected to Congress in a 1993 special election when longtime Democratic Rep. Leon Panetta resigned to become Director of the Office of Management and Budget.
Campaign Finance$698,845 Received
- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- 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:
- $698,845 #455 of 713 House candidates
- Total Spent:
- $718,569 #445 of 713 House candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $65,445 #275 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.
Donor Informationfederal data covers roughly through Q2 2014
state-level data is not available in bulk for 2014. for current state data, browse http://followthemoney.org/
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 $10,240,000 Marine Meteorology Center 2010 $5,600,000 Naval Postgraduate School: Center for Defense Technology and Education for the Military Services (CDTEMS) 2010 $3,654,000 U.S. Agricultural Research Station, Salinas, CA 2010 $2,500,000 NOAA Office of Education, Monterey, CA: California Bay Watershed Education and Training Program (B-WET) 2010 $2,000,000 University of California: Pierce's Disease, CA 2010 $1,600,000 Defense Manpower Data Center: Cybersecurity and Operational Identity Management 2010 $1,600,000 Monterey Institute for International Studies: Translation and Interpretation Skills for DoD 2010 $1,600,000 Naval Postgraduate School: Field Experiment Program for Special Operations 2010 $1,500,000 County of Monterey, Salinas, CA, for the Silver Star Gang Prevention and Intervention program 2010 $1,454,000 Viticulture Consortium, CA, NY, PA