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G William Foster
United States House of Representatives (Congress)
Political Campaign Contributions
Campaign Finance Information
'08 Election Cycle


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Candidate NameG William Foster
Contributions Received
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$5,061,265 Total Money Receipts
$2,733,768 From Individuals
(Amounts over $200)
$875,930 From Political Action Committees
$0 From Indian Tribes
$1,678,900Self-Funded
Office Running ForUnited States House of Representatives (Congress)
StateIllinois (IL)
PartyDemocrat
Election Year'08
District14
Campaign AddressPO Box 703
Geneva, IL  60134
Candidate Committee Bill Foster For Congress Committee

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Campaign Contribution Totals/Summary as of 12/31/2008
Category$ Dollar Amount
Cash on Hand$13,448
Total Money Receipts$5,061,265
Total Individual Contributions$2,022,829
Total Disbursements$5,047,815
Loans From Candidate$1,928,900
Other Loans$0
Candidate Loan Repayments$143,550
Debts Owed By$856,450
Refunds to Individuals$4,700
Refunds to Committees$5,000
Contributions from Other Political Committees$881,335
Contributions from Party Committees$5,129

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

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StateContribution
Count
Contribution
$ Amount
Percent
of Total
Illinois 1,351$2,008,96173.49%
California 277$174,8116.39%
Wisconsin 96$99,2003.63%
Massachusetts 140$71,4992.62%
New York 133$70,5222.58%
New Jersey 60$36,0501.32%
Maryland 72$35,4241.30%
Virginia 55$31,5501.15%
Pennsylvania 50$27,3201.00%
District Of Columbia 38$25,9000.95%
Washington 19$21,1020.77%
Florida 12$13,7000.50%
Michigan 28$11,8500.43%
Texas 25$11,2050.41%
Minnesota 12$10,1500.37%
Indiana 14$9,3680.34%
Connecticut 15$8,8500.32%
Arizona 8$8,6500.32%
Montana 4$7,9000.29%
New Mexico 19$6,7500.25%
Colorado 10$6,2500.23%
New Hampshire 5$4,4500.16%
North Carolina 13$4,1500.15%
Maine 6$3,6000.13%
Idaho 4$3,3000.12%
Iowa 8$2,7000.10%
Ohio 9$2,6500.10%
South Carolina 4$2,6000.10%
Vermont 1$2,3000.08%
Missouri 3$1,7500.06%
Tennessee 6$1,7000.06%
Nevada 4$1,4500.05%
Utah 1$1,0000.04%
Hawaii 3$1,0000.04%
Arkansas 2$7500.03%
Kansas 2$7500.03%
West Virginia 1$5010.02%
Kentucky 1$5000.02%
Oregon 1$4550.02%
Louisiana 2$4500.02%
Georgia 1$2500.01%
Nebraska 1$2000.01%

Contributions From Poltical Action Committees
Committee Interest Group TypeContribution
Count
Contribution
$ Amount
Percent
of Total
Corporation86$137,686 15.72%
Labor82$279,300 31.89%
Non-Connected13$23,500 2.68%
Trade/Memership/Health96$151,066 17.25%
Cooperative3$7,000 0.80%
Corp.w/o Capital Stock7$9,500 1.08%
Other132$267,878 30.58%
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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
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$300,000 P02/25/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$300,000 P02/25/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$200,000 P02/25/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$100,000 P05/11/2007
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
United States Congress$75,800 G10/10/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$40,650 G03/28/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
United States Congress$40,650 G11/24/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
United States Congress$31,600 G11/24/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$20,729 P04/03/2007
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$16,000 P02/25/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$10,500 G04/19/2008
Foster, Bill
Geneva, IL
60134
Retired$3,800 G05/02/2008
Bewick, Gary
Bloomer, WI
54724
none/retired$2,300 P06/02/2007
Bewick, Gary
Bloomer, WI
54724
none/retired$2,300 G06/02/2007
Foster, Jeanette
Madison, WI
53593
none/retired$2,300 P06/20/2007
Foster, Susan
Verona, WI
53593
none/n/a$2,300 P06/20/2007
Foster, Fred
Verona, WI
53593
Electronic Theatre Controls Inc./Ma$2,300 P07/09/2007
Ashmanskas, Bill
Ithaca, NY
14850
Fermilab/Scientist$2,300 P08/04/2007
Hill, Christopher
Batavia, IL
60510
Fermilab/Physicist$2,300 P08/04/2007
Foster, George William
Madison, WI
53703
TomoTherapy/Software Engineer$2,300 P08/08/2007
Holmes, Stephen
Batavia, IL
60510
Fermi Research Alliance/Physicist$2,300 P08/08/2007
Byon-Wagner, Aesook
Washington, DC
20001
None/Retired$2,300 P09/04/2007
Byon-Wagner, Aesook
Washington, DC
20001
None/Retired$2,300 G09/04/2007
Foster, Ann
Madison, WI
53705
Electronic Theatre Controls/Softwar$2,300 P09/10/2007
Foster, Ann
Madison, WI
53705
Electronic Theatre Controls/Softwar$2,300 G09/10/2007
Eichten, Estia
Chicago, IL
60614
Fermilab/physicist$2,300 P09/12/2007
Foster, Christine
Madison, WI
53705
student/student$2,300 P09/16/2007
Foster, Christine
Madison, WI
53705
student/student$2,300 G09/16/2007
KAHN, RONALD
San Francisco, CA
94118
Barclays Global Investors/Investmen$2,300 P09/17/2007
Foster, George William
Madison, WI
53703
TomoTherapy/Software Engineer$2,300 G09/23/2007
Foster, Jeanette
Madison, WI
53593
none/retired$2,300 G09/25/2007
Foster, Susan
Verona, WI
53593
none/n/a$2,300 G09/25/2007
Sulak, Lawrence R.
Brookline, MA
02446
Boston University/Physicist/Profess$2,300 P09/25/2007
Cleveland, Mary M
New York, NY
10023
Columbia University/Adjunct Profess$2,300 P09/27/2007
Haines, Thomas H
New York, NY
10023
N/A/Retired$2,300 P09/27/2007
Holmes, Catherine Newman
Batavia, IL
60510
Fermilab/Physicist$2,300 P09/27/2007
Foster, Fred
Verona, WI
53593
Electronic Theatre Controls Inc./Ma$2,300 G09/28/2007
Erdman, M Rustin
Miami, FL
33176
self/engineer$2,300 P10/10/2007
Puri, Sunil
Rockford, IL
61107
First Rockford Group/Founder and Pr$2,300 P10/29/2007
Byon-Wagner, Aesook
Geneva, IL
60134
None/Retired physicist$2,300 G12/11/2007
KAHN, RONALD
San Francisco, CA
94118
Barclays Global Investors/Investmen$2,300 G12/13/2007
Matthews, Keith
Pasadena, CA
91103
California Institute of Technology/$2,300 P12/18/2007
Bewick, Gary
Bloomer, WI
54724
none/retired$2,300 G12/26/2007
Foster, Jeanette
Madison, WI
53593
none/retired$2,300 G01/12/2008
Foster, Ann
Madison, WI
53705
Electronic Theatre Controls/Softwar$2,300 G01/15/2008
wojcicki, anne
San Francisco, CA
94111
23andMe/Co-President$2,300 P01/17/2008
Balazs, Endre A
Fort Lee, NJ
07024
Matrix Biology Institute/Scientist$2,300 P01/30/2008
Denlinger, Janet L
Fort Lee, NJ
07024
N/A/Retired$2,300 P01/30/2008
Heytow, Eugene P.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
92067
Amalgamated Bank of Chicago/Bank Ex$2,300 P02/01/2008
Liebman, Paul
North Barrington, IL
60010
Coil Craft/Marketing$2,300 P02/01/2008
Meyers, Ted August
St Charles, IL
60174
Foote-Meyers.com/Attorney$2,300 P02/02/2008
Wagner, Robert
North Aurora, IL
60542
Fermilab/Physicist$2,300 G02/11/2008
Kahn, Ronald N
San Francisco, CA
94118
Barclays Global Investors/Investmen$2,300 G02/20/2008
Wagner, Robert
North Aurora, IL
60542
Fermilab/Physicist$2,300 P02/20/2008
Harper, Kathy L
Wilmette, IL
60091
Northwestern University/Instructor$2,300 G02/23/2008
Hebeisen, Jodi B.
Northbrook, IL
60062
none/homemaker$2,300 G02/26/2008
McCombs, Hugh R.
Chicago, IL
60611
Mayer Brown/Attorney$2,300 G02/26/2008
desJardins, David
Burlingame, CA
94010
self/consultant$2,300 G02/27/2008
Jorgensen, Richard
Tucson, AZ
85716
Univ Arizona/professor/scientist$2,300 G02/27/2008
Johnson, Julie A
West Chicago, IL
60185
American Slide Chart Corp./CEO$2,300 G02/28/2008
Cooper, Lana
Winnetka, IL
60093
Not employed/N/A/Homemaker$2,300 G02/29/2008
Cooper, Richard H.
Winnetka, IL
60093
Cooperfund Inc./CEO$2,300 G02/29/2008
Meiners, Matthew Raymond
Sonoma, CA
95476
Self/Essayist$2,300 G03/01/2008
Doyle, Michael D. Ph.D.
Wheaton, IL
60187
Eolas Research LLC/CEO$2,300 P03/03/2008
Doyle, Michael D. Ph.D.
Wheaton, IL
60187
Eolas Research LLC/CEO$2,300 P03/03/2008
Doyle, Michael D. Ph.D.
Wheaton, IL
60187
Eolas Research LLC/CEO$2,300 G03/03/2008
Growald, Eileen Rockefeller
Shelburne, VT
05482
self/venture philanthropist$2,300 G03/03/2008
Pritzker, Penny
Chicago, IL
60606
Pritzker realty Group/President and$2,300 G03/04/2008
Pritzker, Penny
Chicago, IL
60606
Pritzker realty Group/President and$2,300 G03/04/2008
Kahn, Ronald N
San Francisco, CA
94118
Barclays Global Investors/Investmen$2,300 P03/05/2008
Elmendorf, Steve
Washington, DC
20008
elmendorf strategies/president$2,300 G03/06/2008
Elmendorf, Steve
Washington, DC
20008
elmendorf strategies/president$2,300 G03/06/2008
Foster, George W
Madison, WI
53703
TomoTherapy/Software Engineer$2,300 G03/06/2008
Foster, George W
Madison, WI
53703
TomoTherapy/Software Engineer$2,300 G03/06/2008
Liebman, Paul
North Barrington, IL
60010
Coil Craft/Marketing$2,300 G03/06/2008
Roe, Henry G
Flagstaff, AZ
86001
Lowell Observatory/Researcher$2,300 G03/06/2008
Zelcs, George A.
Chicago, IL
60601
Korein Tillery/Attorney$2,300 G03/06/2008
Demetrio, Thomas R A
Chicago, IL
60611
Corboy & Demetrio/Attorney$2,300 G03/14/2008
Gearen, Thomas
Chicago, IL
60611
Nicholson Porter and List/industria$2,300 G03/14/2008
Khosla, Vinod
Portola Valley, CA
94028
N/A/Venture Capitalist$2,300 G03/25/2008
Hebeisen, Jodi B.
Northbrook, IL
60062
none/homemaker$2,300 G06/09/2008
Power, Joseph A. Jr.
Chicago, IL
60657
Power, Rogers & Smith/Attorney$2,300 G06/09/2008
Smith, Todd A.
Chicago, IL
60602
Power, Rogers, and Smith/Lawyer$2,300 G06/09/2008
Zelcs, George A.
Chicago, IL
60601
Korein Tillery/Attorney$2,300 G06/09/2008
Wake, Thomas
Naperville, IL
60566
Eby-Brown/President$2,300 G06/19/2008
Smith, Sheila A.
Chicago, IL
60657
Consult Ltd/Business Consultant$2,300 G06/20/2008
Weller, Peter
Wellesley, MA
02482
HMFP/Physician-Scientist$2,300 G06/21/2008
Johnson, Roland
Newport News, VA
23606
Muons, Inc./Physicist$2,300 G06/24/2008
Brodie, Alan R
Chicago, IL
60614
Retired/Attorney$2,300 G06/25/2008
Peoples, John
Wayne, IL
60184
retired/scientist$2,300 G06/25/2008
Meiners, Matthew Raymond
Sonoma, CA
95476
Self/Essayist$2,300 G06/26/2008
Beeuwkes, Nancy
Concord, MA
01742
n/a/Retired Nurse$2,300 G06/28/2008
Beeuwkes, Reinier
Concord, MA
01742
Ischemix/Scientist$2,300 G06/28/2008
Holmes, Stephen D
Batavia, IL
60510
Fermi Research Alliance/Scientist$2,300 G06/29/2008
Wennberg, John
Hanover, NH
03755
Dartmouth College/Professor$2,300 G06/29/2008
Cicero, Frank Jr.
Chicago, IL
60601
Kirkland & Ellis LLP/Partner$2,300 G06/30/2008
Eichten, Estia J.
Chicago, IL
60614
Fermilab/Physicist$2,300 G06/30/2008
Matthews, Keith
Pasadena, CA
91103
California Institute of Technology/$2,300 G07/15/2008
Erdman, Deborah
Livingston, MT
59047
n/a/retired$2,300 G08/09/2008
Wake, Richard
Saint Charles, IL
60174
EBY Brown Company/Co-President$2,300 G08/16/2008
Roe, Henry G.
Flagstaff, AZ
86001
Lowell Observatory/Researcher$2,300 G08/25/2008
Zink, Phillip
White Bear Lake, MN
55110
retired/engineer$2,300 G08/29/2008
Snyder, Laviinia B
New York, NY
10121
n/a homemaker$2,300 G08/30/2008
Rauner, Diana
Winnetka, IL
60093
Ounce of Prevention Fund/Director$2,300 G09/03/2008
Boies, David
Armonk, NY
10504
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP/Manag$2,300 G09/05/2008
Bardeen, William A.
Warrenville, IL
60555
FRA/scientist$2,300 G09/08/2008
Bardeen, Marjorie
Warrenville, IL
60555
FRA/Educator/Administrator$2,300 G09/09/2008
Kapor, Mitchell
San Francisco, CA
94115
Kapor Enterprises/President$2,300 G09/10/2008
Chuang, Isaac
Cambridge, MA
02139
MIT/professor$2,300 G09/15/2008
Hebeisen, Keith A.
Northbrook, IL
60062
Clifford Law Offices P.C./Attorney$2,300 G09/15/2008
Corboy, Philip H. Jr.
Winnetka, IL
60093
Corboy & Demetrio P.C./Attorney$2,300 G09/16/2008
Nayak, Anita
Oak Brook, IL
60523
$2,300 G09/16/2008
Nayak, Rughuveer
Oak Brook, IL
60523
Lakeshore Surgery/President$2,300 G09/16/2008
Rendina, Vince
Elk Grove Village, IL
60007
Self Employed/Construction$2,300 G09/16/2008
Conway, Kevin J.
River Forest, IL
60305
Cooney and Conway/Attorney$2,300 G09/17/2008
Cooney, John D.
Chicago, IL
60602
Cooney and Conway/Attorney$2,300 G09/17/2008
Winograd, Carol H
Stanford, CA
94305
Stanford University/Professor$2,300 G09/19/2008
Rowe, Julia T.
San Francisco, CA
94117
California College of the Arts/Prof$2,300 G09/20/2008
Rowe, Julia T.
San Francisco, CA
94117
California College of the Arts/Prof$2,300 G09/20/2008
Wojcicki, Stanley George
Batavia, IL
60510
Stanford University/Professor$2,300 G09/20/2008
Friedman, Abe
Piedmont, CA
94611
Barclays Global Investors/Director$2,300 G09/22/2008
Gearen, Thomas
Chicago, IL
60611
Nicholson, Porter, & List/Attorney$2,300 G09/23/2008
Malkin, Stephen
Glencoe, IL
60022
Self/Executive$2,300 G09/24/2008
Mencoff, Samuel M.
Evanston, IL
60201
Madison Dearborn Partners/CEO$2,300 G09/25/2008
Meyers, Ted August
St Charles, IL
60174
Foote, Meyers, Mielke & Flower/Atto$2,300 G09/25/2008
Sacks, Cari
Highland Park, IL
60035
N/A/Homemaker$2,300 G09/25/2008
Vaaler, Erik
Redwood City, CA
94061
Optisolar/Engineering Manager$2,300 G09/25/2008
Kohen, Bruce M.
Highland Park, IL
60035
Anesi, Ozmon, Rodin, Novak & Kohen,$2,300 G09/26/2008
Malkin, Barry A.
Chicago, IL
60657
Gem Investors/President$2,300 G09/26/2008
Erdman, M Rustin
Miami, FL
33176
self/engineer$2,300 G09/28/2008
Finney, Michael Joseph
San Francisco, CA
94114
Finney Capital/Managing Director$2,300 G09/28/2008
Crown, A. Steven
Chicago, IL
60601
Henry Crown and Company/Vice Presid$2,300 G09/29/2008
Crown, James S
Chicago, IL
60610
Henry Crown & Co./Private Investor$2,300 G09/29/2008
Crown, Renee S.
Wilmette, IL
60091
N/A/Retired$2,300 G09/29/2008
Mullen, Alicia
Chicago, IL
60614
None/Homemaker$2,300 G09/29/2008
Mullen, Timothy
Chicago, IL
60614
Self/Investor$2,300 G09/29/2008
Balazs, Endre A
Fort Lee, NJ
07024
Matrix Biology/President$2,300 G09/30/2008
Blachman, Nancy
Burlingame, CA
94010
self/author$2,300 G09/30/2008
Gottlieb, Anne B.
Evanston, IL
60201
N/A/Homemaker$2,300 G09/30/2008
Khosla, Neeru
Portola Valley, CA
94028
CK-12/Executive Director$2,300 G09/30/2008
Mack, Stephen C.
Inverness, IL
60010
Retired/Retired$2,300 G09/30/2008
Rosner, Robert
Chicago, IL
60615
University of Chicago/Professor$2,300 G09/30/2008
Simmons, Jayne
Godfrey, IL
62035
Not employed/Homemaker$2,300 G09/30/2008
Simmons, John
Godfrey, IL
62035
Self-Employed/Attorney$2,300 G09/30/2008
Sulak, Lawrence Richard
Brookline, MA
02446
Boston University/Physicist$2,300 G09/30/2008
Lander, Richard L
Davis, CA
95616
University of California Davis/prof$2,300 G10/02/2008
Schliep, Elisa
Hanover Park, IL
60133
$2,300 G10/04/2008
Kunkler, William
Chicago, IL
60610
CC Industries, Inc./Executive Vice$2,300 G10/08/2008
Rossman, Howard M
Northbrook, IL
60062
Mesirow Financial/Investment Manage$2,300 G10/14/2008
Shodeen, Kent
Geneva, IL
60134
Sho-Deen Inc./General Contractor$2,300 G10/15/2008

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