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Rep. Jerry Moran

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Birthdate: b. 05/29/1954
Birthplace: Great Bend, KS
District: represents KS-01
Political Party: Republican
Religion: Methodist
Education: JD, Kansas University School of Law, 1981 BS, Economics, University of Kansas, 1976 Attended, Fort Hays State University, 1973-1974.
Last elected in 2006 receiving 156,728 (79.0%) votes.
Biographical information from Project Vote Smart, Wikipedia. Photo from Congressional Biographical Directory.

Money

Raised $892,010 (#198)
Spent 18% (#609)
From self 0% (#34)
From individuals 53% (#258)
From PACs 35% (#353)
PAC = Political Action Committees. Money data from the FECfor the 200X cycle.

Earmarks

Requested 20 (#304)
Total cost $41,037,010 (#248)
Received 19 (#309)
Total cost $8,022,600 (#454)
Data for fiscal year 2008 from Taxpayers for Common Sense.

Voting Analysis

Ideology 40% right-wing (#153)
Predictable 90% (#369)
Data and terminology from VoteView. Unpredictable measures how often members vote against their party.

Speeches

Spoke 4 times (#303)
Avg. length 658 words (#390)
Data for 110th Congress from GovTrack.

Bills

Co-sponsored 880 (#302)
Introduced 81 (#198)
Debated 17 (#117)
Enacted 9 (#72)
Data from GovTrack.

Interest Group Alignment

Interest Group Alignment compares a politician’s votes to positions taken by interest groups. [ more ]
GroupAgreement
National Association of Home Builders 85% (6/7 votes)
Mortgage Bankers Association 83% (5/6 votes)
US Chamber of Commerce 83% (5/6 votes)
Public Citizen 80% (8/10 votes)
National Association of Realtors 75% (6/8 votes)
American Nurses Association 60% (3/5 votes)
National Retail Federation 60% (3/5 votes)
U.S. Chamber of Commerce 57% (8/14 votes)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 50% (3/6 votes)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 42% (3/7 votes)
American Civil Liberties Union 40% (2/5 votes)
AFL-CIO 30% (4/13 votes)
NAACP 28% (2/7 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 John Ciciora $10,800 from June 4, 2001 to October 31, 2007
2 Stewart Horejsi $10,800 from January 6, 2004 to October 31, 2007
3 Ross Beach $10,600 from September 17, 2001 to July 31, 2007
4 Paul Debruce $8,600 from November 2, 2001 to February 14, 2007
5 Don Bickle $7,100 from March 8, 2004 to March 19, 2008
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 Self $242,735
2 Retired $53,600
3 Dickinson Co Bank $14,800
4 Ciciora Custom Homes $14,800
5 Kansas Natural Gas $14,600
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. Keith Borman - American Short Line And Regional Railroad Association $32,660
2 Ms. Lauren E. Jones - Association Of American Railroads $8,710
3 Sam Wai - American Crystal Sugar Company $5,000
4 Douglas R. Scott - Hawker Beechcraft Corporation $5,000
5 Mr. Joseph M. Stanton - National Association Of Home Builders $5,000
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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