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Rep. John N. Boozman

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Birthdate: b. 12/10/1951
Birthplace: Fort Smith, AR
District: represents AR-03
Political Party: Republican
Religion: Protestant (Baptist)
Education: Graduated, Southern College of Optometry, 1974-1977 Attended, Pre-Optometry, University of Arkansas, 1969-1973.
Last elected in 2006 receiving 125,039 (62.0%) votes.
Biographical information from Project Vote Smart, Wikipedia. Photo from Congressional Biographical Directory.

Money

Raised $170,123 (#530)
Spent 95% (#146)
From self 0% (#34)
From individuals 24% (#512)
From PACs 74% (#25)
PAC = Political Action Committees. Money data from the FECfor the 200X cycle.

Earmarks

Requested 30 (#184)
Total cost $49,905,134 (#215)
Received 30 (#169)
Total cost $52,315,100 (#163)
Data for fiscal year 2008 from Taxpayers for Common Sense.

Voting Analysis

Ideology 46% right-wing (#130)
Predictable 93% (#254)
Data and terminology from VoteView. Unpredictable measures how often members vote against their party.

Speeches

Spoke 7 times (#199)
Avg. length 501 words (#491)
Data for 110th Congress from GovTrack.

Bills

Co-sponsored 767 (#328)
Introduced 33 (#380)
Debated 12 (#176)
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
National Association of Home Builders 85% (6/7 votes)
Mortgage Bankers Association 83% (5/6 votes)
National Retail Federation 80% (4/5 votes)
National Association of Realtors 75% (6/8 votes)
Public Citizen 70% (7/10 votes)
US Chamber of Commerce 66% (4/6 votes)
U.S. Chamber of Commerce 64% (9/14 votes)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 42% (3/7 votes)
American Civil Liberties Union 40% (2/5 votes)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 33% (2/6 votes)
NAACP 28% (2/7 votes)
American Nurses Association 20% (1/5 votes)
AFL-CIO 7% (1/13 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 S. Robson Mr Walton $8,100 from March 12, 2004 to May 23, 2006
2 Alice L Ms Walton $8,100 from March 12, 2004 to May 23, 2006
3 Lynne Mrs. Walton $8,100 from March 12, 2004 to May 23, 2006
4 Anthony Dr. Hui $6,456 from August 25, 2001 to August 17, 2006
5 Carl Corley $5,500 from August 30, 2001 to August 31, 2006
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 $243,892
2 Walmart $24,500
3 Stephens $14,300
4 Ross Explorations $10,300
5 Arvest Bank Group $8,100
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 Bruce R. Byrd - At&T Services, Inc. And Its Affiliates $5,000
2 Darlene Kuny - American Optometric Association $4,500
3 Government Affairs Department - Air Line Pilots Association $2,500
4 Mr. Walter Price - Wachovia Corporation $2,500
5 Mr. Fraser Verrusio - Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc. $2,500
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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