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Christopher Shays
United States House of Representatives (Congress)
Political Campaign Contributions
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'08 Election Cycle


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Candidate NameChristopher Shays
Contributions Received
(click on $ amounts for details)
$3,774,740 Total Money Receipts
$2,467,307 From Individuals
(Amounts over $200)
$972,633 From Political Action Committees
$0 From Indian Tribes
$22,000Self-Funded
Office Running ForUnited States House of Representatives (Congress)
StateConnecticut (CT)
PartyRepublican
Election Year'08
District04
Campaign Address98 East Avenue Rear Building
98 East Avenue Rear Building
Norwalk, CT  06851
Candidate Committee Christopher Shays For Congress Committee

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Campaign Contribution Totals/Summary as of 12/31/2008
Category$ Dollar Amount
Cash on Hand$7,983
Total Money Receipts$3,774,740
Total Individual Contributions$2,708,007
Total Disbursements$3,828,300
Loans From Candidate$22,000
Other Loans$0
Candidate Loan Repayments$0
Debts Owed By$207,417
Refunds to Individuals$5,650
Refunds to Committees$1,000
Contributions from Other Political Committees$953,689
Contributions from Party Committees$15,450

Contributions From Individuals by State (contribution amounts of $200 or more)

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StateContribution
Count
Contribution
$ Amount
Percent
of Total
Connecticut 2,370$2,112,87585.63%
New York 131$142,8005.79%
Florida 54$57,5002.33%
California 35$35,4871.44%
Virginia 37$21,9000.89%
New Jersey 19$15,1500.61%
Maryland 16$14,4000.58%
District Of Columbia 16$8,4450.34%
Illinois 14$8,2500.33%
Pennsylvania 7$7,2500.29%
Massachusetts 9$5,9000.24%
Georgia 3$4,8000.19%
Texas 6$4,0500.16%
Rhode Island 4$3,2500.13%
Michigan 10$3,2000.13%
Wisconsin 3$3,0000.12%
New Hampshire 2$2,8000.11%
Colorado 3$2,5000.10%
Vermont 2$1,2500.05%
South Carolina 5$1,0500.04%
Tennessee 1$1,0000.04%
Puerto Rico 3$1,0000.04%
Oklahoma 1$1,0000.04%
Washington 2$1,0000.04%
West Virginia 1$1,0000.04%
Wyoming 1$1,0000.04%
Kansas 1$1,0000.04%
Louisiana 1$1,0000.04%
Maine 2$7500.03%
North Carolina 3$6500.03%
Utah 1$5000.02%
Alabama 2$5000.02%
Arizona 1$3000.01%
Minnesota 1$2500.01%
Alaska 1$2500.01%

Contributions From Poltical Action Committees
Committee Interest Group TypeContribution
Count
Contribution
$ Amount
Percent
of Total
Corporation248$346,900 35.67%
Labor39$75,000 7.71%
Non-Connected28$49,000 5.04%
Trade/Memership/Health195$300,334 30.88%
Cooperative2$10,000 1.03%
Corp.w/o Capital Stock9$13,000 1.34%
Other101$178,399 18.34%
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Contributions From Indian Tribes
Indian Tribe/
Location
Contribution
$ Amount
Primary/
General
Date
None Yet Reported/Available

Top 150 Donors/Individual Financial Contributors (contribution amounts of $200 or more)

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Name/
Location
Employer/
Occupation
Contribution
$ Amount
Primary/
General
Date
Thornburgh, Richard
Darien, CT
06820
Corsair Investments/Vice-Chairman$3,700 G11/05/2008
Arredondo, Caesar
Greenwich, CT
06830
Arredondo & Co./President & CEO$2,300 P02/27/2007
Zagrodzky, Jon
Darien, CT
06820
McKinsey & Company/Financial Planne$2,300 P02/27/2007
Schmitz, Janet
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P03/06/2007
Schmitz, Janet
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G03/06/2007
Voell, Richard
Riverside, CT
06878
Retired/Retired$2,300 P03/07/2007
Voell, Richard
Riverside, CT
06878
Retired/Retired$2,300 G03/07/2007
Voell, Virginia
Riverside, CT
06878
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P03/07/2007
Voell, Virginia
Riverside, CT
06878
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G03/07/2007
Gibbons, Lile
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
State of Connecticut/State Represen$2,300 P03/08/2007
Gibbons, Lile
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
State of Connecticut/State Represen$2,300 G03/08/2007
Sweitzer, Brandon
New Canaan, CT
06840
Self Employed/Investor$2,300 P03/08/2007
Miller, Donald
Greenwich, CT
06831
Axiom International Investors/Asset$2,300 P03/09/2007
Harvey, Darrell
Darien, CT
06820
Ashforth Company/Executive/ Real Es$2,300 P03/19/2007
Matthews, Jeffrey
Fairfield, CT
06430
RAM Partners/Investments$2,300 P03/19/2007
Matthews, Jeffrey
Fairfield, CT
06430
RAM Partners/Investments$2,300 G03/19/2007
Rawn, Stanley
Cos Cob, CT
06807
Self Employed/Private Investor$2,300 P03/19/2007
Carson, David
Hartford, CT
06103
Self Employed/Financial Consultant$2,300 P03/26/2007
McGregor, Jack
Bridgeport, CT
06605
Cohen & Wolf, P.C./Attorney/Sports$2,300 P03/26/2007
Sippin, Bernard
Monroe, CT
06468
Sippin Energy Products/CEO$2,300 P03/27/2007
Freydberg, Ralph
Stamford, CT
06902
Investors Capital/Securities Trader$2,300 P03/28/2007
Dawson, Jonathan
Norwalk, CT
06855
Dawson Herman Capital/Investment Ad$2,300 P03/29/2007
Dawson, Jonathan
Norwalk, CT
06855
Dawson Herman Capital/Investment Ad$2,300 G03/29/2007
Sweitzer, Brandon
New Canaan, CT
06840
Self Employed/Investor$2,300 G03/29/2007
Brandrup, Douglas
Stamford, CT
06903
Griggs Baldwin & Baldwin/Attorney$2,300 P03/30/2007
McKay, Emily
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P03/30/2007
Starr, John
Fairfield, CT
06824
Self Employed/Investment Banker$2,300 P03/30/2007
Walker, Jeffrey
New York, NY
10019
LLMP Capital/Financial Services$2,300 P03/30/2007
Walker, Jeffrey
New York, NY
10019
LLMP Capital/Financial Services$2,300 G03/30/2007
Walker, Suzanne
New York, NY
10019
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P03/30/2007
Walker, Suzanne
New York, NY
10019
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G03/30/2007
Connelly, Anne
Greenwich, CT
06830
Self Employed/Consultant$2,300 G04/09/2007
Connelly, Anne
Greenwich, CT
06830
Self Employed/Consultant$2,300 P04/09/2007
Connelly, Michael
Greenwich, CT
06830
The Carlyle Group/Private equity In$2,300 P04/09/2007
Connelly, Michael
Greenwich, CT
06830
The Carlyle Group/Private equity In$2,300 G04/09/2007
Granlund, Joan
Greenwich, CT
06830
Self Employed/Investor$2,300 P04/09/2007
Hartley, Nedenia
New York, NY
10017
Self Employed/Actress$2,300 P04/09/2007
Hutton, Michael
Bethesda, MD
20817
Hutton Strategies/Consultant$2,300 P04/09/2007
Miller, Donald
Greenwich, CT
06831
Axiom International Investors/Asset$2,300 G04/09/2007
Jennings, WM. Mitchell
New York, NY
10021
Bear Stearns and Co./Senior Managin$2,300 P04/10/2007
Clarkson, Andrew
New Canaan, CT
06840
Retired/Retired$2,300 P04/23/2007
Clarkson, Andrew
New Canaan, CT
06840
Retired/Retired$2,300 G04/23/2007
Raveis, William
Fairfield, CT
06824
William Raveis Inc./President & CEO$2,300 P04/27/2007
Adams, Daniel
East Haven, CT
06512
Protein Sciences Corp./President &$2,300 P05/21/2007
Malkin, Anthony
Greenwich, CT
06830
WTM Properties, Inc./President$2,300 P05/21/2007
Malkin, Rachelle
Greenwich, CT
06830
Self-employed/Artist$2,300 P05/21/2007
Osborn, Frank
New Canaan, CT
06840
Quantum Communications/Executive$2,300 P05/21/2007
Osborn, Frank
New Canaan, CT
06840
Quantum Communications/Executive$2,300 G05/21/2007
Steckler, Donald
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
NYC Board of Education/Teacher$2,300 P05/21/2007
Steckler, Donald
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
NYC Board of Education/Teacher$2,300 G05/21/2007
Sweitzer, Lisette
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P05/21/2007
Arader, Alexander
Stamford, CT
06903
Arader & Associates, LLC/Mortgage B$2,300 P05/30/2007
Brandrup, Patricia
Stamford, CT
06903
Coldwell Banker/Manager$2,300 P06/07/2007
Nelson, Frances
San Mateo, CA
94403
Bohannon Development Company/Execut$2,300 P06/07/2007
Obernier, Rosemarie
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P06/07/2007
Dionne, Joan
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G06/15/2007
Dionne, Joan
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P06/15/2007
Goodfriend, Amy
Greenwich, CT
06831
Goldman Sachs & Co./Invesment Banke$2,300 P06/26/2007
Goodfriend, Sidney
Greenwich, CT
06831
Credit Suisse First Boston/Managing$2,300 P06/26/2007
Argosh, Mark
Westport, CT
06880
Organic Growth Partners LLC/Private$2,300 P06/28/2007
Bauer, Carol
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G06/29/2007
Bauer, Carol
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P06/29/2007
Bauer, George
New Canaan, CT
06840
Retired/Retired$2,300 P06/29/2007
Bauer, George
New Canaan, CT
06840
Retired/Retired$2,300 G06/29/2007
Finkelstein, Howard
Greenwich, CT
06831
Retired/Retired$2,300 G06/29/2007
Finkelstein, Howard
Greenwich, CT
06831
Retired/Retired$2,300 P06/29/2007
Malkin, Anthony
Greenwich, CT
06830
WTM Properties, Inc./President$2,300 G06/29/2007
Malkin, Rachelle
Greenwich, CT
06830
Self-employed/Artist$2,300 G06/29/2007
McGregor, Jack
Bridgeport, CT
06605
Cohen & Wolf, P.C./Attorney/Sports$2,300 G06/29/2007
Arader, Alexander
Stamford, CT
06903
Arader & Associates, LLC/Mortgage B$2,300 G06/30/2007
Frantz, Allison
Riverside, CT
06878
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G06/30/2007
Frantz, Allison
Riverside, CT
06878
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P06/30/2007
Frantz, Scott
Riverside, CT
06878
Haebler Company/President & CEO$2,300 G06/30/2007
Frantz, Scott
Riverside, CT
06878
Haebler Company/President & CEO$2,300 P06/30/2007
Friedman, Sue-Ann
Stamford, CT
06902
Retired/Retired$2,300 P06/30/2007
Kohlberg, Jerome
Mount Kisco, NY
10549
Retired/Retired$2,300 P06/30/2007
Lundquist, Jerrold
Westport, CT
06880
McKinsey & Company/Management Consu$2,300 P06/30/2007
Birinyi, Laszlo
Westport, CT
06880
Birinyi & Associates/President$2,300 P07/24/2007
Birinyi, Laszlo
Westport, CT
06880
Birinyi & Associates/President$2,300 G07/24/2007
Sachs, Peter
Stamford, CT
06903
Goldman Sachs/Retired$2,300 P07/24/2007
Sachs, Peter
Stamford, CT
06903
Goldman Sachs/Retired$2,300 G07/24/2007
Steckler, Elizabeth
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G07/24/2007
Steckler, Elizabeth
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P07/24/2007
Budd, Aviva
Stamford, CT
06902
Avid Realty/Real Estate Management$2,300 P08/06/2007
Budd, Martin
Stamford, CT
06902
Day, Berry & Howard/Attorney$2,300 P08/06/2007
Bader, Lars
New York, NY
10038
QVT Financial/Investor$2,300 P08/07/2007
Bader, Lars
New York, NY
10038
QVT Financial/Investor$2,300 G08/07/2007
Crapple, Carol
Greenwich, CT
06831
Millburn Ridgefield Corp/Executive$2,300 P08/07/2007
Flaster, Marc
Southport, CT
06490
Sandlers, ONeill & Partners/Investm$2,300 P08/07/2007
Campbell, Douglas
Darien, CT
06820
Rings End, Inc/Chairman$2,300 G08/09/2007
Campbell, Douglas
Darien, CT
06820
Rings End, Inc/Chairman$2,300 P08/09/2007
Kuehner, Carl
Norwalk, CT
06854
Building & Land Technology/CEO$2,300 P08/09/2007
Kueppers, Robert
Weston, CT
06883
Deloitte & Touche/Accountant$2,300 P08/14/2007
Freedberg, Avram
Stamford, CT
06905
National Collectors Mint/President$2,300 P08/16/2007
Berger, Dina
Westport, CT
06880
Age of Reason Inc/Retail Owner$2,300 P08/27/2007
Berger, Paul
Westport, CT
06880
Radiation Oncology of So. CT/Physic$2,300 P08/27/2007
DeFeo, Ronald
Westport, CT
06880
Terex Corporation/President & CEO$2,300 P08/27/2007
DeFeo, Ronald
Westport, CT
06880
Terex Corporation/President & CEO$2,300 G08/27/2007
Dionne, Joseph
Wilton, CT
06897
Retired/Retired$2,300 G08/27/2007
Dionne, Joseph
Wilton, CT
06897
Retired/Retired$2,300 P08/27/2007
Burton, Bruce
Norwalk, CT
06853
Retired/Retired$2,300 P08/29/2007
Burton, Charlotte
Rowayton, CT
06853
FM Longyear LLC/Chairman$2,300 P08/29/2007
McCready, Jeanette
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
McCready & Assoc./Consultant$2,300 G08/29/2007
McCready, Jeanette
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
McCready & Assoc./Consultant$2,300 P08/29/2007
Kuehner, Amy
Norwalk, CT
06854
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P09/05/2007
Barnes, Wallace
Bristol, CT
06010
Retired/Retired$2,300 P09/12/2007
Biondi, Cynthia
Greenwich, CT
06830
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P09/12/2007
Biondi, Cynthia
Greenwich, CT
06830
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G09/12/2007
Biondi, Michael
Greenwich, CT
06830
Lazard Ltd./Banker$2,300 P09/12/2007
Biondi, Michael
Greenwich, CT
06830
Lazard Ltd./Banker$2,300 G09/12/2007
Franklin, Barbara
Bristol, CT
06010
Barbara Franklin Enterprises/Presid$2,300 P09/12/2007
Kueppers, Elizabeth
Weston, CT
06883
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P09/12/2007
Javits, Eric
Palm Beach, FL
33480
US State Department/Diplomat$2,300 G09/13/2007
Coleman, Lila
New Canaan, CT
06840
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P09/14/2007
Hotchkiss, Stephanie
Riverside, CT
06878
Self Employed/dentist$2,300 P09/14/2007
Murphy, David
Westport, CT
06880
Saugatuck Energy/Managing Director$2,300 P09/14/2007
Murphy, David
Westport, CT
06880
Saugatuck Energy/Managing Director$2,300 G09/14/2007
Murphy, Tanya
Westport, CT
06880
Saugatuck Designs/Owner$2,300 G09/14/2007
Murphy, Tanya
Westport, CT
06880
Saugatuck Designs/Owner$2,300 P09/14/2007
Allen, Laurence
Greenwich, CT
06830
NY Private Placement/Stockbroker$2,300 P09/17/2007
Allen, Michelle
Greenwich, CT
06830
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P09/17/2007
Friedman, Michael
Stamford, CT
06903
Retired/Retired$2,300 G09/18/2007
Friedman, Michael
Stamford, CT
06903
Retired/Retired$2,300 P09/18/2007
Flaherty, James
Bridgeport, CT
06605
Retired/Retired$2,300 P09/20/2007
Cheswick, Richard
Darien, CT
06820
Cheswick Investment Co./Executive$2,300 P09/24/2007
Cheswick, Richard
Darien, CT
06820
Cheswick Investment Co./Executive$2,300 G09/24/2007
Brown, James (Tom)
Wilton, CT
06897
Retired/Retired$2,300 P09/26/2007
Nayden, Britta
Stamford, CT
06902
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P09/27/2007
Nayden, Britta
Stamford, CT
06902
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G09/27/2007
Nayden, Denis
Stamford, CT
06902
Oak Hill Capital/Financial Services$2,300 G09/27/2007
Nayden, Denis
Stamford, CT
06902
Oak Hill Capital/Financial Services$2,300 P09/27/2007
Carson, Sara
Hartford, CT
06103
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G09/29/2007
Flanagan, William
Stamford, CT
06903
Nexus, Inc./Financial Executive$2,300 P09/29/2007
Flanagan, William
Stamford, CT
06903
Nexus, Inc./Financial Executive$2,300 G09/29/2007
Korn, Douglas
Greenwich, CT
06831
Bear Sterns/Investment Banker$2,300 P09/29/2007
Korn, Elizabeth
Greenwich, CT
06830
Self Employed/Author$2,300 P09/29/2007
McCready, Al
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
McCready & Assoc./President$2,300 P09/29/2007
McCready, Al
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
McCready & Assoc./President$2,300 G09/29/2007
Stauffer, Jack
Greenwich, CT
06831
Self-employed/Engineer$2,300 P09/29/2007
Jones, Reginald
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Greenbriar Equity Group, LLC/Managi$2,300 G10/11/2007
Jones, Reginald
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Greenbriar Equity Group, LLC/Managi$2,300 P10/11/2007
Orthwein, Peter
Greenwich, CT
06831
Thor Industries inc./Executive - Fi$2,300 P10/11/2007
Porter, W. Fergus
Westport, CT
06880
Retired/Engineer$2,300 P10/11/2007
Savitz, Jon
Greenwich, CT
06831
Greywolf Capital/Hedge Fund$2,300 P10/11/2007
McKeon, Robert
Darien, CT
06820
Veritas Capital/Private Investor$2,300 P10/23/2007
Raether, Paul
Greenwich, CT
06830
Kohlberg, Kravis Robs/Partner$2,300 G10/23/2007
Raether, Wendy
Greenwich, CT
06830
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G10/23/2007
Shaw, Debra
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 P10/25/2007
Shaw, Debra
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Homemaker/Homemaker$2,300 G10/25/2007
Shaw, John
Old Greenwich, CT
06870
Resource Holdings Ltd/Managing Dire$2,300 G10/25/2007

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