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Rep. Dana T. Rohrabacher

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Birthdate: b. 06/21/1947
Birthplace: Coronado, CA
District: represents CA-46
Political Party: Republican
Religion: Baptist
Education: MA, American Studies, University of Southern California, 1975 BA, History, Long Beach State College, 1969 Attended, Harbor Junior College, 1965-1967.
Last elected in 2006 receiving 116,176 (60.0%) votes.
Biographical information from Project Vote Smart, Wikipedia. Photo from Congressional Biographical Directory.

Money

Raised $240,400 (#510)
Spent 71% (#287)
From self 0% (#34)
From individuals 87% (#18)
From PACs 13% (#518)
PAC = Political Action Committees. Money data from the FECfor the 200X cycle.

Earmarks

Requested 12 (#435)
Total cost $43,552,000 (#237)
Received 12 (#424)
Total cost $40,513,500 (#200)
Data for fiscal year 2008 from Taxpayers for Common Sense.

Voting Analysis

Ideology 84% right-wing (#11)
Predictable 90% (#349)
Data and terminology from VoteView. Unpredictable measures how often members vote against their party.

Speeches

Spoke 8 times (#175)
Avg. length 2,560 words (#16)
Data for 110th Congress from GovTrack.

Bills

Co-sponsored 1,490 (#155)
Introduced 99 (#159)
Debated 16 (#126)
Enacted 3 (#220)
Data from GovTrack.

Interest Group Alignment

Interest Group Alignment compares a politician’s votes to positions taken by interest groups. [ more ]
GroupAgreement
U.S. Chamber of Commerce 71% (10/14 votes)
National Association of Home Builders 71% (5/7 votes)
Public Citizen 70% (7/10 votes)
US Chamber of Commerce 66% (4/6 votes)
American Civil Liberties Union 60% (3/5 votes)
National Retail Federation 60% (3/5 votes)
Mortgage Bankers Association 50% (3/6 votes)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 42% (3/7 votes)
American Nurses Association 40% (2/5 votes)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 33% (2/6 votes)
NAACP 28% (2/7 votes)
Friends Committee on National Legislation 20% (1/5 votes)
AFL-CIO 15% (2/13 votes)
National Association of Realtors 12% (1/8 votes)
More interest groups →
Data from Maplight.org , for the 11Xth Congress.

Top Contributors

Individuals reporting the same zip code who have donated to a lawmaker's political campaign. Use with caution: based on raw FEC data.
1 Nedrick Roland Mccune $14,100 from March 2, 2001 to March 12, 2008
2 William R. Dahlgren $13,700 from May 18, 2001 to May 20, 2008
3 Ladorna Eichenberg $13,300 from May 25, 2001 to March 9, 2008
4 Robert L. Mayer $12,000 from June 9, 2001 to June 1, 2008
5 Craig C. Barto $12,000 from May 18, 2001 to November 17, 2007
More contributors →
Source: FEC data from the 1980 to 2000 election cycles.

Top Contributor Employers

Campaigns disclose the employers of their contributors; this list aggregates them. Use with caution: this list is based on raw FEC data
1 Ellison Educational Equip $24,700
2 Self $24,000
3 Hobby People $17,750
4 Nedrick Roland Mccune $14,100
5 Airtech International $12,700
More contributors →
Source: FEC data from the 1980 to 2000 election cycles.

Top Lobby Contributors

New rules require lobbyists to disclose their giving, and giving by the PACs they control. Use with caution: This data compiled from raw filings
1 Mr. Joshua Heit - National Automobile Dealers Association $5,000
2 Nick Kirkhorn - Honeywell International $2,500
3 Gary Hopper - General Atomics $2,000
4 Ms. Cecelia M. Casey - Associated General Contractors Of America $2,000
5 Mr. John Barnes - Raytheon Company $2,000
More lobby contributors →
Source: Senate Office of Public Records LD-203 disclosure database; data from 2008.
Some campaign finance information from Open Secrets.


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