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JOINT ACTION COMMITTEE FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS
Political Action Committee
Campaign Contribution Details
2008 Election Cycle

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NameJOINT ACTION COMMITTEE FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS
Connected Organization NameNONE
AddressPO BOX 105
HIGHLAND PARK, IL  60035
Interest Group CategoryNon-Connected
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Financial Details in the 2008 Election Cycle
JOINT ACTION COMMITTEE FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS

Through 12/31/2008
Category$ Dollar Amount
Total Receipts$614,576
Transfers From Affiliates$0
Contributions From Individuals$602,668
Contributions From Other Political Committees$0
Total Loans Received$0
Total Disbursements$622,615
Transfers To Affiliates$0
Refunds To Individuals$0
Refunds to Committees$0
Loan Repayments$0
Beginning Cash$53,679
Ending Cash$45,641
Debts Owed By$0
Nonfederal Transfers Received$0
Contributions Made To Other Committees$99,089
Independent Expenditures Made$0
Party Coordinated Expenditures Made$0
Nonfederal Share of Expenditures$0

Top 100 Donations/Contributions in the 2008 Election Cycle
JOINT ACTION COMMITTEE FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS

Name/
Location
Employer/
Occupation
Contribution
$ Amount
Primary/
General
Date
Bluhm-Kaul, Barbara
Chicago, IL
60611
Schneider, Bluhm and Loeb gallery/o$5,000 P06/24/2008
Bluhm-Kaul, Barbara
Chicago, IL
60611
Schneider Bluhm and Loeb gallery/ow$5,000 P07/01/2007
Fishelson, Julia
Wooster, OH
44691
none/philanthropist$5,000 P07/08/2008
Fishelson, Julia
Wooster, OH
44691
philanthropist$5,000 P10/22/2007
Lauder, Laura
Atherton, CA
94027
Lauder Partners LLC/venture capital$5,000 P04/10/2008
Lauder, Laura
Atherton, CA
94027
Lauder Partners LLC/venture capital$5,000 P06/12/2007
Malkin, Judd
Highland Park, IL
60035
JMB Realty/executive$5,000 P08/01/2008
Malkin, Judd
Highland Park, IL
60035
JMB Realty/executive$5,000 P09/11/2007
Pritzker, M. K.
Evanston, IL
60201
none/philanthropist$5,000 P01/17/2008
Rice, Jeri
Mercer Island, WA
98040
Jeri Rice/business owner$5,000 P03/06/2008
Rice, Jeri
Mercer Island, WA
98040
Jeri Rice/business owner$5,000 P10/22/2007
Ingall, Carol and David
Highland Park, IL
60035
volunteer$4,600 P06/05/2007
Canel, Lynda
Highland Park, IL
60035
homemaker/CPA$3,600 P06/06/2007
Canel, Scott
Highland Park, IL
60035
self/real estate/law$3,600 P06/07/2007
Gorman, Lisa
Yarmouth, ME
04096
none/housewife$3,000 P03/12/2008
Albert, Louise
Baltimore, MD
21204
none/Philanthropist$2,500 P08/01/2008
Albert, Louise
Baltimore, MD
21204
Philanthropist$2,500 P05/01/2007
Dean, Amy
Aventura, FL
33160
self/attorney$2,500 P03/04/2008
Dean, Amy
Aventura, FL
33160
self/attorney$2,500 P03/01/2007
Dozoretz, Beth
Washington, DC
20006
Democratic National Committee/finan$2,500 P12/13/2007
Friedkin, Amy
San Francisco, CA
94109
self/fundraiser$2,500 P01/17/2008
Garfinkle, Rani
Boca Raton, FL
33496
none/retired$2,500 P07/08/2008
Garfinkle, Rani
Boca Raton, FL
33496
retired$2,500 P06/12/2007
Gorman, Lisa
Yarmouth, ME
04096
housewife$2,500 P05/18/2007
Gottesman, Paula
Morristown, NJ
07960
none/Retired$2,500 P07/01/2008
Gottesman, Paula
Morristown, NJ
07960
Retired$2,500 P07/01/2007
Green Kay, Barbara
West Palm Beac, FL
33480
none/retired$2,500 P03/28/2008
Green, Barbara Gordon
Palm Beach, FL
33480
none/retired$2,500 P03/13/2007
Kohl, Dorothy
Palm Beach, ZZ
33480
none/volunteer$2,500 P02/01/2008
Kohl, Dorothy
Palm Beach, ZZ
33480
volunteer$2,500 P03/01/2007
Malkin, Stephen
Glencoe, IL
60022
Ranger Capital Managment/Executive$2,500 P04/10/2008
Malkin, Stephen
Glencoe, IL
60022
Ranger Capital Managment/Executive$2,500 P04/09/2007
Rosen, Michele
Seattle, WA
98112
NW Intl Womens Conference/fund deve$2,500 P04/10/2008
Sacks, Cari
Highland Park, IL
60035
Grosvernor Capital//management/inve$2,500 P01/17/2008
Sacks, Michael
Highland Park, IL
60035
Grosvernor Capital//management/inve$2,500 P01/17/2008
Sheerr, Betsy
Bryn Mawr, PA
19010
Sheerr Communication/Communication$2,500 P12/03/2008
Sheerr, Betsy
Bryn Mawr, PA
19010
Sheerr Communication/Communication$2,500 P12/05/2007
Siegmund, Joanne H.
New York, NY
10024
NY District Attorney/lawyer$2,500 P04/13/2007
Smokler, Carol
Ann Arbor, MI
48104
self/psychologist$2,500 P10/01/2008
Usem, Ruth
Minneapolis, MN
55410
New Sidelines Inc./CEO$2,500 P05/18/2007
Applebaum, Jon
Highland Park, IL
60035
Penquin Frozen Foods/sales$2,300 P06/01/2007
CITIZENS FOR HARKIN
DES MOINES, IA
50304
$2,300 G06/09/2008
CITIZENS FOR HARKIN
DES MOINES, IA
50304
$2,300 G06/09/2008
FRIENDS OF MARY LANDRIEU INC
NEW ORLEANS, LA
70130
$2,300 P08/28/2007
Goldberg, Carol B.
Bethesda, MD
20814
self/artist$2,300 P07/13/2007
Goldberg, Henry H
Bethesda, MD
20814
the Artery Group/real estate$2,300 P07/13/2007
SESTAK FOR CONGRESS
Media, PA
19063
$2,300 G06/30/2008
SESTAK FOR CONGRESS
Media, PA
19063
$2,300 G06/30/2008
Barr, Richard
Northfield, IL
60093
R&L Management Co./businessman$2,000 P10/30/2008
Fisher, Evelyn
Glencoe, IL
60022
Executive Gift Services/Sales Rep.$2,000 P06/06/2007
Goodman, Larry and Lillian
Highland Park, IL
60035
American Asset Management/executive$2,000 P06/11/2007
Gould, Helaine
Manhasset, NY
11030
Self/sculptor$2,000 P12/13/2007
Lopatin, Ilyse
Highland Park, IL
60035
none/volunteer$2,000 P10/20/2008
MOPAC
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI
48304
$2,000 P10/24/2008
Morgenstern, Faye and Victor
Highland Park, IL
60035
self/real estate developer$2,000 P06/06/2007
Rosen, Michele
Seattle, WA
98112
NW Intl Womens Conference/fund deve$2,000 P06/12/2007
Ruder, Linda
Highland Park, IL
60035
Liliak/antique dealer$2,000 P06/06/2007
Berke, Elaine
Encino, CA
91436
The Berke Mangement Co./Property Ma$1,500 P10/10/2008
Rosen, Michele
Seattle, WA
98112
NW Intl Womens Conference/fund deve$1,500 P10/20/2008
Sacks, Michael & Cari
Highland Park, IL
60035
Grosvernor Capital//management/inve$1,500 P08/01/2007
Zoller, Lois
Chicago, IL
60657
Self/Investor$1,500 P04/09/2008
Abrams, Wendy
Highland Park, IL
60035
unemployed/none$1,000 P09/09/2008
Adler, Michael and Judy
Miami, FL
33172
self/attorney$1,000 P06/11/2007
AL FRANKEN FOR SENATE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
55458
$1,000 P06/03/2008
Albert, Louise
Baltimore, MD
21204
none/Philanthropist$1,000 P10/24/2008
Albert, Louise
Baltimore, MD
21204
Philanthropist$1,000 P05/11/2007
Alexander, Joan
Houston, TX
77024
Self/Writer$1,000 P09/05/2008
Barr, Richard
Northfield, IL
60093
R&L Management Co./businessman$1,000 P12/03/2008
Barr, Richard
Northfield, IL
60093
R&L Management Co./businessman$1,000 P12/13/2007
Bauer, Michael
Chicago, IL
60614
Espiritu & Associates/lawyer$1,000 P05/01/2007
Beren, Joan S.
Wichita, KS
67206
self/consultant$1,000 P09/05/2008
Beren, Joan S.
Wichita, KS
67206
self/consultant$1,000 P12/01/2007
Berk, Janna
Highland Park, IL
60035
none/homemaker$1,000 P09/27/2007
Berk, Janna
Highland Park, IL
60035
none/homemaker$1,000 P05/01/2007
Berk, Mitchell
Highland Park, IL
60035
$1,000 P05/03/2007
Berk, Susan
Highland Park, IL
60035
self-employed/interior designer$1,000 P05/03/2007
Berke, Elaine
Encino, CA
91436
The Berke Mangement Co./Property Ma$1,000 P10/22/2007
Bildner, Elisa S.
Montclair, NJ
07042
self/consultant$1,000 P09/05/2008
Blitstein, Anne
Lincolnwood, IL
60712
none/retired$1,000 P07/01/2008
Blitstein, Berle
Glencoe, IL
60022
Crown Packaging/executive$1,000 P12/17/2008
Blitstein, Berle
Glencoe, IL
60022
Crown Packaging/executive$1,000 P12/05/2007
Blitstein, Marlene and Berle
Glencoe, IL
60022
Crown packaging/executive$1,000 P08/01/2007
Bluhm-Kaul, Barbara
Chicago, IL
60611
Schneider Bluhm and Loeb gallery/ow$1,000 P05/10/2007
Brandt, Patrice Bugelas
Winnetka, IL
60093
none/housewife$1,000 P05/28/2008
Brandt, Patrice Bugelas
Winnetka, IL
60093
none/housewife$1,000 P06/01/2007
Brody, Suzanne
Greenwich, CT
06831
legal aid society/attorney$1,000 P09/01/2008
Byron, Maureen
Highland Park, IL
60035
store owner$1,000 P06/01/2007
Canel, Joan
Highland Park, IL
60035
none/volunteer$1,000 P09/05/2008
Canel, Joan
Highland Park, IL
60035
none/volunteer$1,000 P05/06/2008
Canel, Joan
Highland Park, IL
60035
volunteer$1,000 P07/01/2007
Canel, Joan
Highland Park, IL
60035
volunteer$1,000 P06/01/2007
Canel, Joan
Highland Park, IL
60035
volunteer$1,000 P05/11/2007
Canel, Lynda
Highland Park, IL
60035
homemaker/CPA$1,000 P09/27/2007
CITIZENS FOR HARKIN
DES MOINES, IA
50304
$1,000 G06/24/2008
CITIZENS FOR HARKIN
DES MOINES, IA
50304
$1,000 G06/09/2008
CITIZENS FOR HARKIN
DES MOINES, IA
50304
$1,000 G06/09/2008
CITIZENS FOR HARKIN
DES MOINES, IA
50304
$1,000 G06/09/2008
Cohen, Carole
Washington, DC
20008
self/consultant$1,000 P08/11/2008
Cohen, Jackie
Washington, DC
20016
American Wholesaler Marketers/Assoc$1,000 P03/20/2008
Cohen, Jackie
Washington, DC
20016
American Wholesaler Marketers/Assoc$1,000 P05/11/2007

Political Candidates Receiving Contributions in the 2008 Election Cycle from
JOINT ACTION COMMITTEE FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS

Candidate NameOfficePartyStateDistrictPrimary/
General
$ Dollar
Amount
Date
ADLER, JOHN H. House of RepsDemocratNJ 03P$1,00002/25/2008
ADLER, JOHN H. House of RepsDemocratNJ 03G$1,00009/29/2008
ARCURI, MICHAEL A House of RepsDemocratNY 24P$1,00002/27/2008
ARCURI, MICHAEL A House of RepsDemocratNY 24P$15005/30/2007
BARROW, JOHN J House of RepsDemocratGA 12P$1,00005/30/2008
BAUCUS, MAX SenateDemocratMT --G$1,00009/19/2008
BEAN, MELISSA LUBURICH House of RepsDemocratIL 08P$1,00001/07/2008
BEAN, MELISSA LUBURICH House of RepsDemocratIL 08G$1,00009/19/2008
BEGICH, MARK SenateDemocratAK --G$1,00010/20/2008
BEGICH, MARK SenateDemocratAK --P$2708/04/2008
BEGICH, MARK SenateDemocratAK --P$2,50008/22/2008
BERKOWITZ, ETHAN A House of RepsDemocratAK 00G$1,00009/19/2008
BERKOWITZ, ETHAN A House of RepsDemocratAK 00G$1,00010/20/2008
BOYDA, NANCY E E House of RepsDemocratKS 02G$1,00009/19/2008
BOYDA, NANCY E E House of RepsDemocratKS 02P$1,00002/27/2008
BOYDA, NANCY E E House of RepsDemocratKS 02P$15005/30/2007
BURNER, DARCY MS. House of RepsDemocratWA 08P$1,00005/30/2008
CARSON, ANDRE House of RepsDemocratIN 07P$1,00004/16/2008
COHEN, STEVE I MR. House of RepsDemocratTN 09G$1,00009/19/2008
COLLINS, SUSAN M SenateRepublicanME --P$1805/30/2008
COLLINS, SUSAN M SenateRepublicanME --P$2,00006/18/2007
CROWLEY, JOSEPH House of RepsDemocratNY 07G$1,00009/29/2008
DERBY, JILL T House of RepsDemocratNV 02G$1,00010/10/2008
FOSTER, G. WILLIAM (BIL House of RepsDemocratIL 14S$1,00002/20/2008
FOSTER, G. WILLIAM (BIL House of RepsDemocratIL 14G$1,00009/19/2008
FRANKEN, AL SenateDemocrat Farm LaborMN --P$2,50008/22/2008
FRANKEN, AL SenateDemocrat Farm LaborMN --P$1805/30/2008
GIFFORDS, GABRIELLE House of RepsDemocratAZ 08G$1,00009/26/2008
GIFFORDS, GABRIELLE House of RepsDemocratAZ 08P$1,00002/27/2008
GIFFORDS, GABRIELLE House of RepsDemocratAZ 08P$15005/30/2007
HAGAN, KAY R SenateDemocratNC --G$2,50009/26/2008
HAGAN, KAY R SenateDemocratNC --P$2708/04/2008
HAGAN, KAY R SenateDemocratNC --G$2,50010/20/2008
HALVORSON, DEBORAH 'DEBBIE' House of RepsDemocratIL 11G$1,00009/19/2008
HALVORSON, DEBORAH 'DEBBIE' House of RepsDemocratIL 11P$1,00001/29/2008
HARKIN, THOMAS RICHARD SenateDemocratIA --G$1,00009/26/2008
HARKIN, THOMAS RICHARD SenateDemocratIA --P$38005/30/2008
HEINRICH, MARTIN House of RepsDemocratNM 01G$1,00009/19/2008
HODES, PAUL W House of RepsDemocratNH 02P$1,00002/27/2008
HOYER, STENY HAMILTON House of RepsDemocratMD 05P$1,00004/02/2008
JOHNSON, TIM SenateDemocratSD --P$3,50002/27/2008
JOHNSON, TIM SenateDemocratSD --P$93202/06/2008
JOHNSON, TIM SenateDemocratSD --P$53303/10/2008
KAGEN, STEVEN L House of RepsDemocratWI 08G$1,00009/19/2008
KIRK, MARK STEVEN House of RepsRepublicanIL 10G$1,00010/29/2008
KIRK, MARK STEVEN House of RepsRepublicanIL 10P$1,00001/07/2008
KIRKPATRICK, ANN House of RepsDemocratAZ 01G$1,00010/03/2008
KLEIN, RON House of RepsDemocratFL 22P$15005/30/2007
KLEIN, RON House of RepsDemocratFL 22P$1,00006/25/2007
LAMPSON, NICHOLAS V. House of RepsDemocratTX 22P$1,00012/07/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$39005/09/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$39003/29/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$51004/09/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$1,00005/01/2007
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$1805/30/2008
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --P$3,42807/14/2008
LANDRIEU, MARY L SenateDemocratDC --G$2,00008/22/2008
LAUTENBERG, FRANK R SenateDemocratNJ --P$1,50005/09/2008
LAUTENBERG, FRANK R SenateDemocratNJ --P$1805/30/2008
LAUTENBERG, FRANK R SenateDemocratNJ --P$1,00002/29/2008
LEVIN, SANDER M MR House of RepsDemocratMI 12P$49410/15/2007
LORD, ROBERT JAMES House of RepsDemocratAZ 03P$2708/04/2008
LORD, ROBERT JAMES House of RepsDemocratAZ 03G$1,00010/20/2008
LOWEY, NITA M House of RepsDemocratNY 18G$1,00009/26/2008
LUNSFORD, BRUCE SenateDemocratKY --G$1,00010/29/2008
MARKEY, ELIZABETH HELEN House of RepsDemocratCO 04G$1,00010/20/2008
MINNICK, WALTER CLIFFORD House of RepsDemocratID 01G$1,00010/22/2008
MITCHELL, HARRY E House of RepsDemocratAZ 05P$15005/30/2007
MITCHELL, HARRY E House of RepsDemocratAZ 05P$1,00002/27/2008
MURPHY, PATRICK J House of RepsDemocratPA 08P$1,00012/28/2007
OBEY, DAVID R House of RepsDemocratWI 07G$1,00009/26/2008
PERLMUTTER, EDWIN G House of RepsDemocratCO 07P$15005/30/2007
PETERS, GARY House of RepsDemocratMI 09G$1,00010/17/2008
PINGREE, CHELLIE M House of RepsDemocratME 01G$1,00009/19/2008
PINGREE, CHELLIE M House of RepsDemocratME 01P$2508/04/2008
REED, JACK SenateDemocratRI --G$1,00009/05/2008
SCHAUER, MARK HAMILTON House of RepsDemocratMI 07G$1,00010/08/2008
SCHULTZ, DEBBIE WASSERMAN House of RepsDemocratFL 20G$1,00010/17/2008
SESTAK, JOSEPH A. JR. House of RepsDemocratPA 07P$15005/30/2007
SHAHEEN, JEANNE SenateDemocratNH --P$1,50008/22/2008
SHAHEEN, JEANNE SenateDemocratNH --G$1,00009/19/2008
SHAHEEN, JEANNE SenateDemocratNH --P$2,50005/30/2008
SHAYS, CHRISTOPHER House of RepsRepublicanCT 04G$1,00010/20/2008
SHULMAN, DENNIS G House of RepsDemocratNJ 05G$1,00009/26/2008
SPACE, ZACHARY T House of RepsDemocratOH 18P$1,00012/05/2007
SPACE, ZACHARY T House of RepsDemocratOH 18P$15005/30/2007
SPEIER, JACKIE House of RepsDemocratCA 12P$1,00003/10/2008
TITUS, DINA House of RepsDemocratNV 03G$1,00009/26/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --G$1,00009/19/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --G$1,00010/20/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --P$1805/30/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --G$1,50008/22/2008
UDALL, MARK E SenateDemocratCO --P$2,50012/28/2007
UDALL, TOM SenateDemocratNM --P$1,50012/12/2007
UDALL, TOM SenateDemocratNM --P$1,00012/12/2007
UDALL, TOM SenateDemocratNM --P$1805/30/2008
WARNER, MARK R SenateDemocratVA --P$2,50003/01/2008
WEXLER, ROBERT House of RepsDemocratFL 19P$1,00001/07/2008
YARMUTH, JOHN A MR House of RepsDemocratKY 03P$1,00002/13/2008
YARMUTH, JOHN A MR House of RepsDemocratKY 03G$1,00009/19/2008
ZEITZ, JOSHUA M House of RepsDemocratNJ 04P$1,00003/19/2008

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