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Sheldon Whitehouse

Party
Democrat
Latest Office Held:
US Senate, RI
Latest Office Sought:
US Senate, RI
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Sheldon Whitehouse

Sheldon Whitehouse (born October 20, 1955) is the junior U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, serving since 2007. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He previously served as United States Attorney (1994–1998) and State Attorney General for Rhode Island.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$10,805,784 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.

federal data covers from 1989 roughly through Q2 2014
state-level data is not available in bulk for 2014. for current state data, browse http://followthemoney.org/
  • Top Industries

    OpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
    84% of the total amount raised came from an identifiable industry.
  • In State vs. Out of State

    contributions from individuals, in dollars
  • Individuals vs. PACs

    in dollars
  • Top Contributors

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    Organizations' PAC(s)
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    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from an organization’s employees, their family members and its political action committee.
  • Bundled Lobbyist Contributions

    Lobbyists and lobbying firms that raised money from multiple donors on behalf of the politician. Contributions from the lobbyist or firm itself are not included.
    Bundler Amount
    Thornton & Naumes $25,300
    Tonio Burgos, Self-Employed $24,500
    Bryan Cave LLP $22,850
    Richard M. McAuliffe, Jr., Mayforth Group $21,000
    Jeffrey Taylor, Mayforth Group $19,500
  • Recent and upcoming fundraisers

    Full invitations can be viewed at Party Time
    Date Event
    Sept. 16, 2014
    Venue:
    Rooftop Rhode Island-Themed Reception at McDermott Building
    Hosted by:
    Robert Raben, National Association of Broadcasters, Andrea LaRue, Jessica Hogle, PCI Property Casualty Insurers PAC, David Goodfriend, Gary Slaiman, Stephen Ryan, Pete Rose , George Cooper, Wendy Benchley, John Jeppson, Dane Nichols, William Emmet, Marla Grossman, Sheldon Harris, Paul Ignatius, Gardiner Lapham, Rich Tarplin, Terry Lierman, Geoffrey Peterson, C. Wolcott Henry, Joel McCleary, Sally & Bill Meadows, Alfred Moses, Thatcher Stone, Tony Bullock, Leslie Cockburn, Lucinda Emmet, Alec French, Al Guida, Lester Hyman, Dave Macklin, Mike Martineau, Mark Spalding, Mike Woody
View all campaign finance data for Sheldon Whitehouse Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time

Earmarks

$419,294,222 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 Sheldon Whitehouse Sources: OpenSecrets.org