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MESABI FUND, THE
Political Action Committee
Campaign Contribution Details
2008 Election Cycle

Committee Information

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NameMESABI FUND, THE
Connected Organization NameRepresentative James L. Oberstar
AddressP.O. Box 77693
Washington, DC  20013
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Financial Details in the 2008 Election Cycle
MESABI FUND, THE

Through 12/31/2008
Category$ Dollar Amount
Total Receipts$274,864
Transfers From Affiliates$0
Contributions From Individuals$54,852
Contributions From Other Political Committees$219,999
Total Loans Received$0
Total Disbursements$242,389
Transfers To Affiliates$0
Refunds To Individuals$0
Refunds to Committees$0
Loan Repayments$0
Beginning Cash$0
Ending Cash$32,470
Debts Owed By$0
Nonfederal Transfers Received$0
Contributions Made To Other Committees$75,361
Independent Expenditures Made$0
Party Coordinated Expenditures Made$0
Nonfederal Share of Expenditures$0

Top 100 Donations/Contributions in the 2008 Election Cycle
MESABI FUND, THE

Name/
Location
Employer/
Occupation
Contribution
$ Amount
Primary/
General
Date
Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation
Mashantucket, CT
06338
$5,000 P04/24/2008
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe
Onamia, MN
56359
$5,000 P09/19/2008
Robinson, Bernie
Washington, DC
20003
The Livingston Group LLC/Consultant$2,500 P07/18/2008
Carter, Heather
Murrells Inlet, SC
29576
Carter Studios/Co-Owner$2,300 P12/12/2008
Carter, Jonathan H
Murrells Inlet, SC
29576
Carter Studios/Co-owner$2,300 P12/12/2008
Greene, Diana
North Myrtle Beach, SC
29582
Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce/Sa$2,300 P12/12/2008
Greene, Stephen
North Myrtle Beach, SC
29572
Visit Media LLC/Co-Owner$2,300 P12/12/2008
Martin Lee, Mary
Myrtle Beach, SC
29588
Self Employed/Animal Husbandry$2,300 P12/12/2008
Furman, William A
Lake Oswego, OR
97035
The Greenbrier Companies/President/$2,000 P12/31/2007
Branham, Brant
Myrtle Beach, SC
29578
E.F. Hucks/Appraiser$1,200 P12/12/2008
Aarnio, Terrance
Milwaukie, OR
97267
Oregon Iron Works/Chairman$1,000 P12/31/2007
Albertine, John M
Washington, DC
20005
Albertine Express/Chairman$1,000 P05/28/2008
Daschle, Linda Hall
Washinton, DC
20007
Baker Donelson Bearman, Caldwell &/$1,000 P01/22/2008
Daschle, Linda Hall
Washinton, DC
20007
Baker Donelson Bearman, Caldwell &/$1,000 P11/06/2007
Frasca, Doreen
New York, NY
10022
Frasca & Associates LLC/President$1,000 P05/28/2008
Kingsley, Wayne
Neskowin, OR
97149
American Waterways Inc./Chairman$1,000 P12/31/2007
Madison, Cliff
Washington, DC
20002
Cliff Madison Government Relations/$1,000 P09/27/2007
Peyser, Peter A
Potomac, MD
20854
Blank Rome LLP/Principal$1,000 P07/18/2008
Sterling, Neil
Fort Lauderdale, FL
33305
Sterling Resources Group/President$1,000 P06/11/2008
Toohey, Michael
Potomac Falls, VA
20165
The Livingston Group/Consultant$1,000 P01/22/2008
Haas, Gregory G
Rock Island, IL
61201
Valley Construction Company/Vice Pr$802 P02/22/2008
Weingart, Lee
Cleveland, OH
44115
LNE Group/Founder/President$575 P05/15/2008
Brown, Chandra
Portland, OR
97206
Oregon Iron Works/Vice President$500 P12/31/2007
Cooke, Roger
Portland, OR
97201
Precision Castparts Co/General Coun$500 P12/31/2007
Drewry, James S.W.
Washington, DC
20037
Blank Rome LLP/Principal$500 P07/18/2008
Ellis, James B
Washington, DC
20037
Blank Rome LLP/Partner$500 P07/18/2008
Gilman, Donald H
N. PALM BEACH, FL
33408
GILMAN YACHTS/PRESIDENT$500 P06/25/2008
Grasso, Jeanne M
Chevy Chase, MD
20815
Blank Rome LLP/Partner$500 P07/18/2008
Hannegan, Timothy F.
Bethesda, MD
20817
Wexler & Walker/Executive Vice Pres$500 P09/19/2008
Hickman, Thomas J
Canby, OR
97013
Oregon Iron Works/Sales & Marketing$500 P12/31/2007
LOOS, JOHN T
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33316
FORT LAUDERDALE INVESTMENTS/REAL ES$500 P06/25/2008
MASTRIANA, RONALD
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33304
MASTRIANA & CHRISTIANSEN/LAWYER$500 P06/25/2008
Mc CONNELL, JOHN J
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33316
GILMAN YACHTS/OWNER$500 P06/25/2008
McAllister, Ann
Washington, DC
20008
Self Employed/Home Maker$500 P09/27/2007
O'Rourke, Joseph
Long Beach, CA
90815
Vigor Industrial/Senior Vice Presid$500 P12/31/2007
Perrin, Cheryl
Portland, OR
97239
Self Employed/Consultant$500 P12/31/2007
Russell, John
Portland, OR
97201
Russell Development Co/CEO$500 P12/31/2007
Sullivan, Suzanne
Washington, DC
20004
MC Advocates/Lobbyist$500 P01/22/2008
Whitcomb, David
Portland, OR
97213
Information Pending Request/Informa$500 P12/31/2007
Yraguen, Corey
West Linn, OR
97068
Oregon Iron Works/President$500 P12/31/2007
ZAMORA, ANTONIO R
MIAMI, FL
33131
SELF/LAWYER$500 P06/25/2008
ZIMBALIST, EFREM III
MANHATTAN BEACH, CA
90266
SELF/INVESTOR$500 P06/25/2008
Bondareff, Joan M
Alexandria, VA
22314
Blank Rome LLP/Of Counsel$250 P07/18/2008
Carney, Farley Edison Jr.
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33316
Mrs. G. Diving Inc./Owner$250 P06/25/2008
Cavanaugh, Patrick O
Alexandria, VA
22314
Blank Rome LLP/Partner & Chief Admi$250 P07/18/2008
Hauptli, Todd
McLean, VA
22102
American Association of Airport Exe$250 P09/27/2007
HEBERT, KRISTINA L.
PLANTATION, FL
33322
WARDS MARINE CENTER/EXECUTIVE$250 P06/25/2008
HERHOLD, FRANK F
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33301
MARINE INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION/EXECU$250 P06/25/2008
Honigberg, Paul
McLean, VA
22102
Blank Rome LLP/Partner$250 P07/18/2008
JOYCE, MICHAEL F
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33315
HARGRAVE CUSTOM YACHTS/CHAIRMAN$250 P06/25/2008
Kadlub, Rudy
Lake Oswego, OR
97034
Costa Pacific/CEO$250 P12/31/2007
KIRTLAND, RICHARD W.
MIAMI, FL
33143
MERRILL STEVENS YACHTS/VICE PRESIDE$250 P06/25/2008
Lindsey, Judy K
Hollywood, FL
33020
Everglades Marina Inc./Owner$250 P06/25/2008
PRATT, MARK L
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
33315
LAUDERDALE MARINE CENTER/GENERAL MA$250 P06/25/2008
Salgado, R. Anthony
Alexandria, VA
22314
Blank Rome LLP/Partner$250 P07/18/2008
Smith, Duncan C
Washington, DC
20037
Blank Rome LLP/Partner$250 P07/18/2008
Toney, G Robert
Weston, FL
33332
NATIONAL YACHT SALES/OWNER$250 P06/25/2008
Van Dam, Bradley
Washington, DC
20016
American Association of Airport Exe$250 P09/27/2007
Waldron, Jonathan K
Oak Hill, VA
20171
Blank Rome LLP/Patner$250 P07/18/2008

Political Candidates Receiving Contributions in the 2008 Election Cycle from
MESABI FUND, THE

Candidate NameOfficePartyStateDistrictPrimary/
General
$ Dollar
Amount
Date
ACKERSON, NELS House of RepsDemocratIN 04G$2,50006/27/2008
ALTMIRE, JASON House of RepsDemocratPA 04P$1,00003/24/2008
BARTH, ANNE MRS. House of RepsDemocratWV 02P$1,00003/24/2008
BEAN, MELISSA LUBURICH House of RepsDemocratIL 08G$1,00003/24/2008
BOSWELL, LEONARD L. House of RepsDemocratIA 03P$1,00003/24/2008
BRALEY, BRUCE L House of RepsDemocratIA 01P$1,00003/24/2008
BRIGHT, BOBBY NEAL MR. SR. House of RepsDemocratAL 02G$1,00006/27/2008
CARNEY, CHRISTOPHER House of RepsDemocratPA 10P$1,00003/24/2008
CAZAYOUX, DONALD J House of RepsDemocratLA 06S$2,00004/24/2008
CHILDERS, TRAVIS W. House of RepsDemocratMS 01R$2,00005/01/2008
COHEN, STEVE I MR. House of RepsDemocratTN 09P$1,00003/24/2008
DONNELLY, JOSEPH S MR. House of RepsDemocratIN 02P$1,00003/24/2008
DONNELLY, JOSEPH S MR. House of RepsDemocratIN 02G$2,00006/27/2008
GIFFORDS, GABRIELLE House of RepsDemocratAZ 08P$1,00003/24/2008
GILLIBRAND, KIRSTEN ELIZABETH MRS. House of RepsDemocratNY 20P$1,00003/24/2008
HALL, JOHN JOSEPH House of RepsDemocratNY 19P$1,00003/24/2008
HILL, BARON P House of RepsDemocratIN 09P$1,00003/24/2008
KAGEN, STEVEN L House of RepsDemocratWI 08P$1,00003/24/2008
KAGEN, STEVEN L House of RepsDemocratWI 08P$1,00011/26/2007
KAGEN, STEVEN L House of RepsDemocratWI 08G$1,00010/29/2008
KILROY, MARY JO House of RepsDemocratOH 15G$1,00006/27/2008
LAMPSON, NICHOLAS V. House of RepsDemocratTX 22G$1,00003/24/2008
LAUTENBERG, FRANK R SenateDemocratNJ --G$2,00008/06/2008
LIPINSKI, DANIEL WILLIAM House of RepsDemocratIL 03G$1,00003/24/2008
LUJAN, BEN R House of RepsDemocratNM 03G$2,00006/27/2008
MADIA, JIGAR ASHWIN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 03G$2,00010/29/2008
MADIA, JIGAR ASHWIN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 03P$5,00006/27/2008
MAHONEY, TIM House of RepsDemocratFL 16P$1,00003/24/2008
MARSHALL, JIM House of RepsDemocratGA 08P$1,00003/24/2008
MCNERNEY, JERRY House of RepsDemocratCA 11P$1,00003/24/2008
MITCHELL, HARRY E House of RepsDemocratAZ 05P$1,00003/24/2008
MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER S MR. House of RepsDemocratCT 05P$1,00003/24/2008
OBERSTAR, JAMES L HON. House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 08P$1,86110/08/2007
RICHARDSON, LAURA House of RepsDemocratCA 37S$1,00011/26/2007
RODRIGUEZ, CIRO D. House of RepsDemocratTX 23G$1,00003/24/2008
SARVI, STEPHEN TODD House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 02P$1,00003/24/2008
SARVI, STEPHEN TODD House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 02P$2,00006/27/2008
SARVI, STEPHEN TODD House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 02G$1,00006/27/2008
SARVI, STEPHEN TODD House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 02G$2,00010/29/2008
SARVI, STEPHEN TODD House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 02P$2,00005/06/2008
SHEA-PORTER, CAROL House of RepsDemocratNH 01P$2,00008/06/2008
SPACE, ZACHARY T House of RepsDemocratOH 18G$1,00003/24/2008
STENDER, LINDA MRS. House of RepsDemocratNJ 07G$2,00006/27/2008
TINKLENBERG, ELWYN GLENN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 06G$2,00010/29/2008
TINKLENBERG, ELWYN GLENN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 06P$3,00006/27/2008
TINKLENBERG, ELWYN GLENN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 06P$1,00003/24/2008
TINKLENBERG, ELWYN GLENN House of RepsDemocrat Farm LaborMN 06P$1,00012/14/2007
TRAUNER, GARY S House of RepsDemocratWY 01P$1,00006/27/2008
WALZ, TIMOTHY J. House of RepsDemocratMN 01P$2,50006/27/2008
WALZ, TIMOTHY J. House of RepsDemocratMN 01P$1,00003/24/2008
WEIRAUCH, ROBIN House of RepsDemocratOH 05S$1,00011/26/2007
YARMUTH, JOHN A MR House of RepsDemocratKY 03P$1,00003/24/2008

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