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Thomas "Tom" Latham (born July 14, 1948) is the U.S. Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district, serving since 1995. He is a member of the Republican Party.
Campaign Finance$10,808,425 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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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 2008 $13,186,000 Readiness Center 2010 $7,200,000 Iowa State University (Latham Florida A&M University (Brown: Multi-Utility Materials for Future Combat Systems 2009 $5,600,000 Vehicle Maintenance & Comm. Training Complex 2010 $4,800,000 Iowa State University: New Vaccines to Fight Respiratory Disease and Central Nervous Disorders 2008 $4,400,000 General Dynamics Ordance and Tactical Systems: Marine Corps Ground Combat/Supporting Arms System -- EFSS Projectile Technology Enhancements-USMC 2008 $4,400,000 Advanced Analytical Technologies Inc.: Chemical and Biological Defense Program -- Portable Rapid Bacterial Warfare Detection Unit 2008 $4,124,000 Des Moines Recreation River and Greenbelt 2010 $4,062,000 Des Moines Recreational River and Greenbelt, IA 2010 $4,000,000 Advanced Analytical Technologies, Inc.: Portable Rapid Bacterial Warfare Detection Unit 2009 $4,000,000 New Vaccines to Fight Respiratory Infection