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Political Action Committee
Campaign Contribution Details
2008 Election Cycle

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN  55414
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Financial Details in the 2008 Election Cycle
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Through 12/31/2008
Category$ Dollar Amount
Total Receipts$447,968
Transfers From Affiliates$0
Contributions From Individuals$294,100
Contributions From Other Political Committees$153,500
Total Loans Received$0
Total Disbursements$402,107
Transfers To Affiliates$0
Refunds To Individuals$0
Refunds to Committees$0
Loan Repayments$0
Beginning Cash$0
Ending Cash$45,855
Debts Owed By$0
Nonfederal Transfers Received$0
Contributions Made To Other Committees$223,600
Independent Expenditures Made$0
Party Coordinated Expenditures Made$0
Nonfederal Share of Expenditures$0

Top 100 Donations/Contributions in the 2008 Election Cycle
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Name/
Location
Employer/
Occupation
Contribution
$ Amount
Primary/
General
Date
Cafesjian, Cleo T
Naples, FL
34103
Retired/Retired$5,000 P02/23/2007
Cafesjian, Gerard L
Naples, FL
34103
GLC Enterprises/Executive$5,000 P02/23/2007
Conner, Joel
Minneapolis, MN
55403
Luigino's/President$5,000 P03/31/2008
Cox, David C
Minneapolis, MN
55454
Retired/Retired$5,000 P04/08/2008
Cox, David C
Minneapolis, MN
55454
Retired/Retired$5,000 P02/13/2007
Cox, Vicki B
Minneapolis, MN
55454
Homemaker/Homemaker$5,000 P04/08/2008
Cox, Vicki B
Minneapolis, MN
55454
Homemaker/Homemaker$5,000 P02/13/2007
Daley, Annamarie A
Medina, MN
55340
Robins, Kaplan, Miller, Ceresi/Atto$5,000 P03/31/2008
Dayton, Mark
Minneapolis, MN
55408
Self/Philanthropist$5,000 P02/20/2007
Dayton, Vanessa D
Minneapolis, MN
55403
Hennepin Faculty Assoc/Pathologist$5,000 P04/08/2008
Deal, James D Mr.
Anoka, MN
55303
NAU Country Ins Co/Executive$5,000 P01/18/2008
Deal, James D Mr.
Anoka, MN
55303
NAU Country Ins Co/Executive$5,000 P02/17/2007
Deal, Pamela S Mrs.
Anoka, MN
55303
Retired/Retired$5,000 P01/18/2008
Deal, Pamela S Mrs.
Anoka, MN
55303
Retired/Retired$5,000 P02/17/2007
Eftekhari, Nazie
Edina, MN
55436
Health EZ/CEO$5,000 P06/17/2008
Emmerich, Adam O
New York, NY
10019
Wachtell Lipton/Attorney$5,000 P02/26/2008
Emmerich, Adam O
New York, NY
10019
Wachtell Lipton/Attorney$5,000 P02/20/2007
Field, Jill N
Golden Valley, MN
55422
Breck School/Communications Directo$5,000 P02/28/2007
Field, Jill Nevel
Golden Valley, MN
55422
Breck School/Communications Directo$5,000 P02/08/2008
Field, Lawrence J
Golden Valley, MN
55422
Leonard Street and Deinard/Lawyer$5,000 P02/08/2008
Field, Lawrence J
Golden Valley, MN
55422
Leonard Street and Deinard/Lawyer$5,000 P02/27/2007
Gabbert, John
Wayzata, MN
55391
Room & Board/Executive$5,000 P04/11/2007
Gabbert, Martha
Wayzata, MN
55391
R & B Properties/Developer$5,000 P02/08/2008
Gabbert, Martha
Wayzata, MN
55391
R & B Properties/Developer$5,000 P04/11/2007
Goldner, Michael
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$5,000 P12/29/2008
Grabow, Karen M
Minneapolis, MN
55416
Land O'Lakes/Executive$5,000 P02/08/2008
Grossman, Thomas
Edina, MN
55439
Metro Management Ince/Executive$5,000 P06/19/2008
Haile, Rebecca
New York, NY
10003
Self-employed/Writer$5,000 P02/25/2008
Heins, Samuel D
Wayzata, MN
55391
Heins Mills & Olson/Attorney$5,000 P04/08/2008
Kayser, Marlene C
St Paul, MN
55105
Homemaker/Homemaker$5,000 P02/04/2008
Lenzmeier, Kathleen
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$5,000 P03/26/2007
Lund, Kimberly A
Minneapolis, MN
55407
Homemaker/Homemaker$5,000 P09/15/2008
Lynch, Leland T
Minneapolis, MN
Retired/Retired$5,000 P03/31/2008
Manas, Jean
New York, NY
10003
Deutsche Bank/Investment Banker$5,000 P02/25/2008
Marek, Terry A
Philadelphia, PA
19118
Retired/Retired$5,000 P03/12/2008
McCall, Mark
Westport, CT
06880
Lime Rock/CFO$5,000 P12/27/2007
Morgan, John L
Minneapolis, MN
55414
Winmark Corp/Executive$5,000 P02/20/2007
Petters, Thomas
Wayzata, MN
55391
Petters Group Worldwide$5,000 P08/19/2008
Pohlad, Rebecca C
Edina, MN
55436
Homemaker/Homemaker$5,000 P03/19/2008
Polhlad, Robert
Edina, MN
55436
Pepsi America/CEO$5,000 P06/09/2008
Saario, Terry T
Minneapolis, MN
55416
Retired/Retired$5,000 P06/07/2007
Sioux, Shakopee Mdewakanton
Prior Lake, MN
55372
$5,000 P12/28/2007
Smith, Tina Flint
Minneapolis, MN
55410
City of Minneapolis/Chief of Staff$5,000 P02/08/2008
Strickler, Elizabeth B
New York, NY
10024
Community volunteer/Community volun$5,000 P02/26/2008
Vaughan, Mary W
Minneapolis, MN
55403
Retired/Retired$5,000 P02/08/2008
Vaughan, Mary W
Minneapolis, MN
55403
Retired/Retired$5,000 P03/03/2007
Barker, J A
St Paul, MN
55105
Infinity Ltd./Futurist$3,000 P12/28/2007
Cowles, John Jr.
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$2,700 P05/18/2007
Cowles, Sage F
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$2,700 P05/18/2007
Cafesjian, Cleo T
Naples, FL
34103
Retired/Retired$2,500 P06/27/2008
Cafesjian, Gerard L
Naples, FL
34103
GLC Enterprises/Executive$2,500 P06/27/2008
Cowles, John Jr
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$2,500 P05/14/2008
Cowles, John Jr.
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$2,500 P03/22/2007
Cowles, Sage F
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$2,500 P05/14/2008
Cowles, Sage F
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Retired/Retired$2,500 P03/22/2007
Engel, Susan E
Minneapolis, MN
55409
$2,500 P03/09/2007
Grabow, Karen M
Minneapolis, MN
55416
Land O'Lakes/Executive$2,500 P07/31/2007
Grabow, Karen M
Minneapolis, MN
55416
Land O Lakes/Executive$2,500 P03/27/2007
Sax, Thomas F
Chicago, IL
60035
Financial Relations, Inc./Principal$2,500 P09/24/2008
Downing, F H
White Bear Lake, MN
55110
Retired/Retired$2,000 P02/20/2007
Finberg, James M
San Francisco, CA
94115
Altschuler Berzon LLP/Attorney$2,000 P12/28/2007
Eisberg, John F
Minneapolis, MN
55401
Robin Kaplan Miller & Ciresi/Attorn$1,250 P03/05/2007
Barker, J A
St Paul, MN
55105
Infinity Ltd./Futurist$1,000 P10/12/2007
Burhardt, Krsytof
Minneapolis, MN
55409
Retired/Retired$1,000 P06/30/2008
Campbell, James R
Edina, MN
55424
Retired/Retired$1,000 P12/28/2007
Daschle, Linda Hall
Washington, DC
20007
Baker Donelson/Attorney$1,000 P08/19/2008
Davidson, Seth A
Falls Church, VA
22041
Fleishman and Harding LLP/Attorney$1,000 P11/07/2008
Dayton, Mary Lee
Minneapolis, MN
55391
Retired$1,000 P03/18/2008
Denzer, Lisa M
Minneapolis, MN
55416
West Wind Village/Activity Director$1,000 P12/29/2007
Denzer, Patrick J
Minneapolis, MN
55416
John B Collins Assoc./CEO$1,000 P12/29/2007
Hafner, Judith A
Arlington, VA
22201
Denny Miller/Vice-President$1,000 P08/19/2008
Kayser, Marlene C
St Paul, MN
55105
Homemaker/Homemaker$1,000 P02/23/2007
Kayser, Thomas C
St Paul, MI
55105
Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi/Lawye$1,000 P02/28/2007
Kieves, Kimberly A
Minnetonka, MN
55345
Homemaker/Homemaker$1,000 P04/08/2008
Knight, Laurie L
Washington, DC
20004
Natl Assoc of Broadcasters/Executiv$1,000 P11/07/2008
Kramer, Orin S
New York, NY
10022
Boston Provident, LP/General Partne$1,000 P08/19/2008
LaRue, Andrea
Bethesda, MP
20876
NUG LLC/Consultant$1,000 P08/19/2008
McCarthy, Michael W
Excelsior, MN
55331
Retired/Retired$1,000 P12/28/2007
Messinger, Alida R
New York, NM
10112
Self-employed/Philanthropist$1,000 P04/13/2007
Perlman, Lawrence
Minneapolis, MN
55419
Retired/Retired$1,000 P04/26/2007
Sioux, Shakopee Mdewakanton
Prior Lake, MN
55372
$1,000 P06/27/2008
Spas, April L
Minneapolis, MN
55409
Retired/Retired$1,000 P06/20/2008
Wark, Mary Ann Barrows
Falcon Heights, MN
55108
Children's Center/Teacher$1,000 P09/24/2008
Yackel, John P
Circle Pines, MN
55014
Retired/Retired$1,000 P12/28/2007
Gibson, Nancy
St Louis Park, MN
55416
Self-employed/Naturalist author$500 P03/12/2007
Lillehaug, David L
Edina, MN
55436
Fredrickson & Byron/Attorney$500 P06/27/2008
Sternal, Ronald R
St Louis Park, MN
55416
Nuveen Investments/Sales$500 P03/12/2007
Weinberg, David
Washington, DC
atty/atty$500 P07/24/2008
Willard, Martin
Washington, DC
20006
Wiley Rein LLP/Attorney$500 P07/24/2008
Rechelbacher, Mindy
Wayzata, MN
55391
$300 P02/20/2007

Political Candidates Receiving Contributions in the 2008 Election Cycle from
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Candidate NameOfficePartyStateDistrictPrimary/
General
$ Dollar
Amount
Date
BEGICH, MARK SenateDemocratAK --G$5,00009/08/2008
BOXER, BARBARA SenateDemocratCA --P$2,50012/10/2008
CLINTON, HILLARY RODHAM PresidentDemocratVA --P$5,00006/19/2008
DERBY, JILL T House of RepsDemocratNV 02G$2,00011/03/2008
DODD, CHRISTOPHER J PresidentDemocratCT --P$2,50004/30/2008
ELLISON, KEITH MAURICE House of RepsDemocratMN 05P$1,00012/15/2007
ELLISON, KEITH MAURICE House of RepsDemocratMN 05P$1,30012/23/2007
FRANKEN, AL SenateDemocrat Farm LaborMN --P$5,00006/23/2008
FRANKEN, AL SenateDemocrat Farm LaborMN --G$5,00009/23/2008
HAGAN, KAY R SenateDemocratNC --G$5,00006/19/2008
HAGAN, KAY R SenateDemocratNC --P$2,00004/22/2008
HAGAN, KAY R SenateDemocratNC --P$3,00003/18/2008
HARKIN, THOMAS RICHARD SenateDemocratIA --P$2,30004/21/2007
HARKIN, THOMAS RICHARD SenateDemocratIA --G$2,30004/21/2007
JOHNSON, TIM SenateDemocratSD --P$2,30003/14/2007
JOHNSON, TIM SenateDemocratSD --G$2,30003/14/2007
KLEEB, SCOTT MICHAEL SenateDemocratNE --P$1,00007/31/2008
KLEEB, SCOTT MICHAEL SenateDemocratNE --P$1,00008/31/2008
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$2,00003/28/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --G$2,00012/15/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --G$30003/18/2008
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$2,70003/18/2008
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --G$3,00007/31/2008
LAROCCO, LARRY SenateDemocratID --P$1,00007/31/2008
LEVIN, CARL SenateDemocratDC --P$2,00003/18/2008
LUNSFORD, BRUCE SenateDemocratKY --G$5,00009/08/2008
MADIA, JIGAR ASHWIN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 03G$5,00009/08/2008
MADIA, JIGAR ASHWIN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 03P$5,00006/19/2008
MARTIN, JAMES FRANCIS SenateDemocratGA --G$2,00010/14/2008
MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN SenateDemocratOR --G$5,00009/08/2008
MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN SenateDemocratOR --P$2,00004/22/2008
MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN SenateDemocratOR --P$3,00003/18/2008
MUSGROVE, DAVID RONALD (RONNIE) SenateDemocratMS --G$5,00009/08/2008
PRYOR, MARK LUNSFORD SenateDemocratAR --P$2,30008/30/2007
PRYOR, MARK LUNSFORD SenateDemocratAR --G$2,30008/30/2007
REID, HARRY SenateDemocratNV --P$5,00012/10/2008
REID, HARRY SenateDemocratNV --G$5,00012/15/2008
SARVI, STEPHEN TODD House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 02P$5,00006/17/2008
SHAHEEN, JEANNE SenateDemocratNH --P$2,00007/31/2008
SHAHEEN, JEANNE SenateDemocratNH --G$5,00007/31/2008
SHAHEEN, JEANNE SenateDemocratNH --P$3,00003/18/2008
TINKLENBERG, ELWYN GLENN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 06P$5,00006/05/2008
TINKLENBERG, ELWYN GLENN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 06G$5,00010/08/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --G$5,00009/08/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --P$5,00003/18/2008
UDALL, TOM SenateDemocratNM --P$2,50006/02/2008
UDALL, TOM SenateDemocratNM --P$2,50005/13/2008
UDALL, TOM SenateDemocratNM --G$5,00009/15/2008
WALZ, TIMOTHY J. House of RepsDemocratMN 01G$5,00006/27/2008
WALZ, TIMOTHY J. House of RepsDemocratMN 01P$2,70003/31/2008
WALZ, TIMOTHY J. House of RepsDemocratMN 01P$2,30012/15/2007
WARNER, MARK R SenateDemocratVA --P$2,50003/18/2008
WARNER, MARK R SenateDemocratVA --P$2,50005/21/2008

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