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Melvin L Watt
United States House of Representatives (Congress)
Political Campaign Contributions
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'08 Election Cycle


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Candidate NameMelvin L Watt
Contributions Received
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$680,471 Total Money Receipts
$212,688 From Individuals
(Amounts over $200)
$456,634 From Political Action Committees
$0 From Indian Tribes
$0Self-Funded
Office Running ForUnited States House of Representatives (Congress)
StateNorth Carolina (NC)
PartyDemocrat
Election Year'08
District12
Campaign AddressPO BOX 36831
CHARLOTTE, NC  28236
Candidate Committee Mel Watt For Congress Committee

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Campaign Contribution Totals/Summary as of 12/31/2008
Category$ Dollar Amount
Cash on Hand$94,029
Total Money Receipts$680,471
Total Individual Contributions$219,687
Total Disbursements$646,075
Loans From Candidate$0
Other Loans$0
Candidate Loan Repayments$0
Debts Owed By$0
Refunds to Individuals$2,300
Refunds to Committees$1,000
Contributions from Other Political Committees$458,142
Contributions from Party Committees$1,000

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

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StateContribution
Count
Contribution
$ Amount
Percent
of Total
North Carolina 213$169,70879.79%
District Of Columbia 13$13,4506.32%
New York 9$8,3003.90%
South Carolina 3$5,0002.35%
Maryland 8$4,9802.34%
Virginia 8$3,7501.76%
Georgia 4$2,5001.18%
Texas 2$2,0000.94%
Illinois 1$1,0000.47%
Indiana 2$1,0000.47%
Florida 1$5000.24%
Wisconsin 2$5000.24%

Contributions From Poltical Action Committees
Committee Interest Group TypeContribution
Count
Contribution
$ Amount
Percent
of Total
Corporation123$182,506 39.97%
Labor38$75,500 16.53%
Non-Connected14$23,500 5.15%
Trade/Memership/Health76$125,328 27.45%
Cooperative3$7,000 1.53%
Corp.w/o Capital Stock9$13,000 2.85%
Other15$29,800 6.53%
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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
Page, Robert L.
Greensboro, NC
27407
Replacements Inc/CEO$2,300 P06/29/2007
Robinson, Sally
Charlotte, NC
28211
NONE$2,300 P06/29/2007
Brinkley, Amy
Charlotte, NC
28211
Bank of America/Executive$2,300 G07/12/2007
Harris, Cameron
Charlotte, NC
28222
Retired/Retired$2,300 P07/13/2007
Shavitz, Stephen E
Greensboro, NC
27410
$2,300 P07/19/2007
Lee, Debra
Washington, DC
20008
BET/CEO$2,300 P07/23/2007
Ramseur, Kenneth
New York, NY
10007
Self/Attorney$2,300 P03/27/2008
Black, Jim
Charlotte, NC
28224
STATE LEGISLATOR/STATE LEGISLATOR$2,300 P05/03/2008
Clyburn, Jim
Columbia, SC
29203
$2,300 P05/05/2008
Johnson, Robert L.
Washington, DC
20016
BET/Chairman & CEO$2,100 G07/09/2007
Johnson, Robert L.
Washington, DC
20016
BET/Chairman & CEO$2,100 P07/09/2007
Angelou, Maya
Winston-Salem, NC
27106
Retired$2,100 P07/26/2007
Bowles, Crandall
Charlotte, NC
28226
Springs Industries/CEO$2,100 P08/02/2007
McGill, Dr. Paul
Charlotte, NC
28216
Self/Dentist$2,100 P08/03/2007
McColl, Hugh
Charlotte, NC
28207
McColl Partners/Principal$2,000 P07/09/2007
Schwab, III, Nelson
Charlotte, NC
28207
Carousel Capital/Investment Banker$2,000 P07/11/2007
Ford, Kelvin
Huntersville, NC
28078
$2,000 P07/18/2007
Todd, Michael
Charlotte, NC
28211
Law Offices of T. Michael Todd/Atto$2,000 P07/25/2007
Clyburn, Jim
Columbia, SC
29203
$1,700 G05/05/2008
Hicks, Fred
Charlotte, NC
28226
KMZ-ROSENMAN/ATTORNEY$1,500 P07/11/2007
Hicks, Linda D.
Charlotte, NC
28226
HOMEMAKER/Homemaker$1,500 P07/11/2007
Taylor, Johnny C Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28278
$1,500 G07/11/2007
Taylor, Johnny C Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28278
$1,500 P07/11/2007
Stein, Adam
Chapel Hill, NC
27516
Ferguson, Stein,/Attorney$1,500 P07/19/2007
Stein, Jane
Chapel Hill, NC
27516
Retired/Retired$1,500 P07/19/2007
Marshall, Cynthia G
Cary, NC
27513
$1,500 P09/10/2007
Battle, Iris M
Davidson, NC
28036
$1,500 P12/20/2007
Battle, Jr., George E. Jr.
Davidson, NC
28036
A.M.E. Zion Church/Minister$1,500 P12/20/2007
Lewis, Kenneth D Mr.
Charlotte, NC
28211
Bank of America/Corporate Executive$1,150 P07/16/2007
Lewis, Kenneth D Mrs.
Charlotte, NC
28211
Bank of America/Corporate Executive$1,150 P07/16/2007
Sellars, Stoney Mr.
Harrisburg, NC
28075
Technology Project Management Inc/P$1,000 P03/05/2007
Blumenthal, Phillip Mr.
Charlotte, NC
28234
Blumenthal Foundation/Philanthropis$1,000 P06/29/2007
Jones, Sr., Clifford A.
Charlotte, NC
28213
Friendship Missionary Baptist Churc$1,000 P07/09/2007
McColl, Jane
Charlotte, NC
28207
Retired/Retired$1,000 P07/09/2007
Dannelly, Charlie S.
Charlotte, NC
28216
State Legislator/State of NC$1,000 P07/11/2007
Dannelly, Rose R.
Charlotte, NC
28216
State Legislator/State of NC$1,000 P07/11/2007
Emory, Frank Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28280
Hunton & Williams, LLP/Attorney$1,000 P07/11/2007
Goodyear, Clarice Cato
Matthews, NC
28104
Self/Asset Management$1,000 P07/11/2007
McCanless, Bill Ann
Salisbury, NC
28144
Lowes Corp/Attorney$1,000 P07/11/2007
Ruffin, Ben
Lewisville, NC
27023
Retired/Retired$1,000 P07/11/2007
Simon, Paul J
Charlotte, NC
28207
$1,000 P07/11/2007
Turner, James
Charlotte, NC
28216
$1,000 P07/11/2007
Wallace, Lester
Charlotte, NC
28211
Self/Physician$1,000 P07/11/2007
Andree, Lisa
Greensboro, NC
27408
$1,000 P07/12/2007
Errington, Margaret
Charlotte, NC
28226
Ferguson, Stein/Attorney$1,000 P07/12/2007
Huberman, Jeffrey A.
Charlotte, NC
28202
Gantt Huberman Architects/Architect$1,000 P07/12/2007
Jones, Milton
Charlotte, NC
28202
$1,000 P07/13/2007
Jones, Rebecca
Charlotte, NC
28277
The Harkin Group/Consultant$1,000 P07/13/2007
Leeper, Ronald
Charlotte, NC
28277
R.J. Leeper Construction/General Co$1,000 P07/13/2007
Scott, Rita L
Hollywood, SC
29449
$1,000 P07/13/2007
Tidwell, Isaiah
Atlanta, GA
30319
Wachovia Bank/Banker$1,000 P07/13/2007
Fillette, Ted
Charlotte, NC
28211
Legal Services of NC/Attorney$1,000 P07/16/2007
Ford, Bernard R
Mooresville, NC
28117
$1,000 P07/16/2007
Reigel, Ernest W
Charlotte, NC
28207
$1,000 P07/16/2007
Thompson, G. Kennedy
Charlotte, NC
28288
WACHOVIA/CEO$1,000 P07/16/2007
Watt, Graham
Cary, NC
27511
$1,000 P07/16/2007
Apple, James W Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28207
$1,000 P07/17/2007
Campbell, Boyd C
Charlotte, NC
28231
Helms Mullis/Attorney$1,000 P07/17/2007
McKeithen, Loy
Charlotte, NC
28202
Helms, Mulliss & Wicker, LLP/Attorn$1,000 P07/17/2007
Benton, P. J.
Charlotte, NC
28219
PJJB Enterprises, Inc./President$1,000 P07/18/2007
Farris, Ray S III
Charlotte, NC
28205
Johnston Allison/Attorney$1,000 P07/18/2007
Gantt, Harvey
Charlotte, NC
28202
Gantt Huberman & Associates/Archite$1,000 P07/18/2007
Goodson, Maxine
Charlotte, NC
28216
$1,000 P07/18/2007
Lumsden, Ericka
Charlotte, NC
28209
$1,000 P07/18/2007
Norman, Bryant
Salisbury, NC
28147
Dr. Bryant Norman Jrl, DDS PA/Denti$1,000 P07/18/2007
Parks, James C
Salisbury, NC
28147
$1,000 P07/18/2007
Perkins, Eugenia M.
Charlotte, NC
28269
$1,000 P07/18/2007
Webber, Loretta W. Dr.
Charlotte, NC
28216
Self/Dentist$1,000 P07/18/2007
Webber, Loretta W. Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28216
Self/Dentist$1,000 P07/18/2007
Webber, Spurgeon
Charlotte, NC
28216
Self/Dentist$1,000 P07/18/2007
Adkins, Carrietta Hill
Charlotte, NC
28204
Gaston College/Educator$1,000 P07/19/2007
Babb, .
Charlotte, NC
28207
Homemaker/Homemaker$1,000 P07/19/2007
Christian, James G Jr.
Winston Salem, NC
27104
$1,000 P07/19/2007
Ehrhart, Richard D
Charlotte, NC
28210
$1,000 P07/19/2007
Ellis, Clarence O
Charlotte, NC
28204
Metrolina Internal Medicine, PA/Phy$1,000 P07/19/2007
Gibson, J. McNeill
Davidson, NC
28036
$1,000 P07/19/2007
Johnson, Gerald
Charlotte, NC
28215
Charlotte Post/Publisher$1,000 P07/19/2007
Leake, Earl D
Charlotte, NC
28277
Lance/Human Resources$1,000 P07/19/2007
Lunn, Robert
Concord, NC
28027
Self/Entreprenuer$1,000 P07/19/2007
Ward, Peggy
Midland, NC
28107
New York Life/Insurance$1,000 P07/19/2007
Williams, Darrel J. Sr.
Charlotte, NC
28202
Self/Architect$1,000 P07/19/2007
Dowdy, Bernice
Charlotte, NC
28226
Homemaker/Homemaker$1,000 P07/20/2007
Kennedy, Annie Brown
Winston-Salem, NC
27105
Kennedy & Kennedy/Attorney$1,000 P07/20/2007
Chambers, Julius
Charlotte, NC
28202
Ferguson, Stein/Attorney$1,000 P07/23/2007
Evivie, Patrick E.
Charlotte, NC
28277
Prime Care Medical Center/MD, FACP$1,000 P07/23/2007
Lyles, Vi Alexander
Charlotte, NC
28211
Retired/Retired$1,000 P07/23/2007
Young, Thom
Charlotte, NC
28202
$1,000 P07/23/2007
Valder, Janice
Charlotte, NC
28203
Retired/Retired$1,000 P07/25/2007
Lofton, Kellie
Charlotte, NC
28213
$1,000 P07/26/2007
McCain, Franklin
Charlotte, NC
28216
Retired/Retired$1,000 P07/26/2007
Watkins, Herbert
Charlotte, NC
28202
$1,000 P07/26/2007
Hampden, Bridget-Anne
Charlotte, NC
28211
Retired/Retired$1,000 P07/27/2007
Mack, Sir Walter L. Jr.
Winston-Salem, NC
27101
Union Baptist Church/Minister$1,000 P07/27/2007
Clark, Edward E
Charlotte, NC
28217
$1,000 P08/02/2007
McLennon`, Leon A
Huntersville, NC
28078
$1,000 P08/02/2007
Thornton, Gordon L.
Huntersville, NC
28078
McDonalds/GST Enterprises/President$1,000 P08/02/2007
Becton, Brenda
Durham, NC
27705
Retired/Retired$1,000 P08/03/2007
Camas, Wayne
Charlotte, NC
28203
Camas Associates Architects/Archite$1,000 P08/03/2007
Fuller, Jean J
Davidson, NC
28036
Retired/Retired$1,000 P08/03/2007
Gillespie, Donald Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28216
$1,000 P08/03/2007
Gresham, John W.
Charlotte, NC
28203
Ferguson, Stein/Attorney$1,000 P08/03/2007
Brackett, Martin Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28246
Johnston Taylor Hord/ATTORNEY$1,000 P08/06/2007
Levinson, Hal Andrew
Charlotte, NC
28207
$1,000 P08/06/2007
Wexner, Abigail S.
Washington, DC
20004
$1,000 P08/16/2007
Council, Tony L
Houston, TX
77042
$1,000 P09/10/2007
Forlines, Jr., John A. Jr.
Granite Falls, NC
28630
Bank of Granite/Chief Executive Off$1,000 P09/10/2007
Frye, Henry Jr.
Greensboro, NC
27406
Brooke, Pierce/Attorney$1,000 P09/10/2007
Shaw, Ruth
Davidson, NC
28036
Duke Energy/Executive$1,000 P09/29/2007
Couch, Jamir
New York City, NY
10150
KNOWLES HALL CONSULTING/CONSULTANT$1,000 P03/27/2008
Goodyear, Clarice Cato
Matthews, NC
28104
Self/Asset Management$1,000 P03/27/2008
Kahn, Simon
New York, NY
10014
American Express/VP$1,000 P03/27/2008
White, Valerie
Bethesda, MD
20817
Akin Gump Strauss Hauwe & Feld LLP$1,000 P03/27/2008
Rangel, Charles
Manhattanville, NY
10027
$1,000 P04/30/2008
Browner, Carol M
Washington, DC
20009
$1,000 P05/05/2008
Winburn, John P
Washington, DC
20003
$1,000 P05/05/2008
Brown, Kevin
Round Rock, TX
78664
$1,000 P05/06/2008
Rice, Andre
Chicago, IL
60681
MULLER & MONROE ASSET MANAGEMENT/PR$1,000 G08/11/2008
Jenkins, Timothy W.
Bethesda, MD
20817
O'Connor & Hannan, LLP/Attorney at$1,000 G09/19/2008
KURZ, HERBERT
Piermont, NY
10968
PRESIDENTIAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY$1,000 G10/06/2008
Johnson, Broderick
Washington, DC
20015
$1,000 G10/07/2008
SCHNIDER, STUART
Charlotte, NC
28278
The Schnider Group/Executive$960 G10/06/2008
Angelou, Maya
Winston-Salem, NC
27106
Retired$900 G07/26/2007
Bowles, Crandall
Charlotte, NC
28226
Springs Industries/CEO$900 G08/02/2007
Page, Robert L.
Greensboro, NC
27407
Replacements Inc/CEO$700 G06/29/2007
Robinson, Sally
Charlotte, NC
28211
NONE$700 G06/29/2007
Brinkley, Amy
Charlotte, NC
28211
Bank of America/Executive$700 P07/12/2007
Harris, Cameron
Charlotte, NC
28222
Retired/Retired$700 G07/13/2007
Carroll, Don
Davidson, NC
28036
N C STATE BAR/COUNSELOR$700 P07/19/2007
Shavitz, Stephen E
Greensboro, NC
27410
$700 G07/19/2007
Lee, Debra
Washington, DC
20008
BET/CEO$700 G07/23/2007
Riley, Barbara E
Charlotte, NC
28226
$600 P07/23/2007
HOWELL, PEYTON
Charlotte, NC
28226
AMERISOURCE BERGEN/PRESIDENT$600 G08/22/2008
Dowd, Roddey Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28235
Charlotte Pipe & Foundry/President$500 P06/29/2007
Lerner, Harry
Charlotte, NC
28205
$500 P07/11/2007
Witherspoon, Loy H
Charlotte, NC
28213
$500 P07/11/2007
Cousins-Cooper, Kathy
Whitsett, NC
27377
NC A & T UNIVERSITY/UNIVERSITY PROF$500 P07/12/2007
Cousins-Cooper, Kathy
Whitsett, NC
27377
NC A & T UNIVERSITY/UNIVERSITY PROF$500 P07/12/2007
Howerton, Mary
Charlotte, NC
28209
Retired/Retired$500 P07/12/2007
Lopez, Damaso Mr.
Charlotte, NC
28204
McCracken & Lopez PA/Architect$500 P07/12/2007
Lopez, Damaso Mrs.
Charlotte, NC
28204
McCracken & Lopez PA/Architect$500 P07/12/2007
Miller, Thelma J
Powellsville, NC
27967
SELF/CONSULTANT$500 P07/12/2007
Watkins, Jamesena
Greensboro, NC
27406
Retired/Retired$500 P07/12/2007
Harrington, Robert
Charlotte, NC
28270
$500 P07/13/2007
Harrington, Sharon
Charlotte, NC
28270
$500 P07/13/2007
Delaney, Ernest S III
Charlotte, NC
28210
$500 P07/16/2007
Griffin, Jr, Arthur
Charlotte, NC
28226
Paralegal$500 P07/16/2007
Moore, William H Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28207
$500 P07/16/2007
Cunningham, Camilla S.
Charlotte, NC
28269
$500 P07/18/2007
Pinckney, Joe Jr.
Charlotte, NC
28262
$500 P07/18/2007
Sumter, Geraldine
Charlotte, NC
28204
Ferguson, Stein/Attorney$500 P07/18/2007

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