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Political Action Committee
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2012 Election Cycle

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Financial Details in the 2012 Election Cycle
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Through 11/26/2012
Category$ Dollar Amount
Total Receipts$2,523,798
Transfers From Affiliates$125,408
Contributions From Individuals$806,580
Contributions From Other Political Committees$1,581,783
Total Loans Received$0
Total Disbursements$2,485,513
Transfers To Affiliates$0
Refunds To Individuals$1,000
Refunds to Committees$0
Loan Repayments$0
Beginning Cash$226,057
Ending Cash$264,342
Debts Owed By$0
Nonfederal Transfers Received$0
Contributions Made To Other Committees$759,000
Independent Expenditures Made$0
Party Coordinated Expenditures Made$0
Nonfederal Share of Expenditures$0

Top 100 Donations/Contributions in the 2012 Election Cycle
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Name/
Location
Employer/
Occupation
Contribution
$ Amount
Primary/
General
Date
BING, STEPHEN
ENCINO, CA
91436
Shangri-La Entertainment/Ceo$5,000 02/24/2011
OLDAKER, WILLIAM C.
POTOMAC, MD
20854
Oldaker Law Group, Llp/Attorney$5,000 03/11/2011
VAN SCOYOC, H. STEWART
GREAT FALLS, VA
22066
Van Scoyoc & Associates/President$5,000 03/14/2011
TEJRAL, AMY
CHEVY CHASE, MD
20815
Avenue Solutions/Consultant$5,000 03/16/2011
KAYES, KEVIN D.
ARLINGTON, VA
22201
Quinn Gillespie & Associates, Llc/Vice President$5,000 03/21/2011
SCULLY, TIMOTHY H. JR.
FALLS CHURCH, VA
22046
Millercoors Llc/Vice President$5,000 03/24/2011
WILLIAMS, JOHN EDDIE JR.
HOUSTON, TX
77017
Williams Kherkher Hart Boundas, Llp/Attorney$5,000 03/24/2011
REAUD, WAYNE A.
BEAUMONT, TX
77701
Reaud, Morgan, And Quinn/Attorney$5,000 03/31/2011
FORBES, JEFFREY A.
WASHINGTON, DC
20016
Cauthen Forbes And Williams/Principal$5,000 04/05/2011
HAWK, ALBERT I.
POTOMAC, MD
20854
Corstone Capital/Founder & Managing Partner$5,000 04/14/2011
JOYCE, EDWARD T.
CHICAGO, IL
60610
Edward T. Joyce & Associates, Pc/Attorney$5,000 05/09/2011
KANE, JERRY
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
78404
Sam Kane Beef Processors Inc./President$5,000 05/09/2011
FRIAS, PHYLLIS
LAS VEGAS, NV
89118
N/A/Retired$5,000 05/13/2011
JAMES, MARK A.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89103
Frias Holding Company/Ceo$5,000 05/13/2011
MCGARR, CAPPY
DALLAS, TX
75219
Mcgarr Capital Holdings/Attorney$5,000 05/19/2011
MARNELL, ANTHONY A. II
LAS VEGAS, NV
89120
Marnell-Corrao/Owner$5,000 05/31/2011
FOSTER, BRIAN LEE
NORMAN, OK
73072
Cheyenne/ Arapaho Tribes Of Oklahoma/Ceo$5,000 06/03/2011
ING, SAMUEL
NEW YORK, NY
10023
Self Employed/Investor$5,000 06/03/2011
APACHE TRIBE OF OKLAHOMA
APACHE, OK
73006
$5,000 06/09/2011
PECHANGA BAND OF LUISENO INDIANS
TEMECULA, CA
92593
$5,000 06/13/2011
SAGINAW CHIPPEWA INDIAN TRIBE
MOUNT PLEASANT, MI
48858
$5,000 06/16/2011
IRSFELD, HANNAH C.
HENDERSON, NV
89052
Irsfeld & Associates, Llc/Attorney$5,000 06/20/2011
ROSE, PETER J.
FREDERICKSBURG, VA
22401
The Franklin Partnership/Government Relations Consultant$5,000 07/22/2011
ESSELINK, JOHN D.
ALGONAC, MI
48001
Community Health Assoc./Principal$5,000 07/25/2011
MOHEGAN TRIBE
UNCASVILLE, CT
06382
$5,000 07/25/2011
WHITE, GLENDA C.
WOODBRIDGE, VA
22192
Community Health Advocates/Coo$5,000 07/25/2011
CAMPBELL, WILLIAM V.
PALO ALTO, CA
94301
Intuit Corporation/Chairman Of The Board$5,000 08/11/2011
GILA RIVER INDIAN COMMUNITY
SACATON, AZ
85247
$5,000 09/27/2011
GUZMAN, J.R.
MOUNT CLEMENS, MI
48043
Community Health And Social Services/Executive Director$5,000 09/30/2011
HOLMES, MICHAEL A.
ANGORA, MN
55703
Lookared Health Services/Director$5,000 09/30/2011
WYNN, STEPHEN A.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89109
Wynn Resorts Ltd./President & Ceo$5,000 10/17/2011
CECCHI, JAMES E.
ESSEX FELLS, NJ
07021
Carella And Byrne/Attorney$5,000 11/18/2011
BARONA BAND OF MISSION INDIANS
LAKESIDE, CA
92040
$5,000 11/29/2011
SPICER, TRACY
WASHINGTON, DC
20001
Avenue Solutions/Partner$5,000 12/01/2011
SAN MANUEL BAND OF MISSION INDIANS
HIGHLAND, CA
92346
$5,000 12/28/2011
YOCHA DEHE WINTUN NATION
BROOKS, CA
95606
$5,000 12/28/2011
RUBLE, TOD A.
DALLAS, TX
75230
Custodia Financial/Insurance$5,000 12/31/2011
SARTINI, BLAKE L. SR.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89173
Golden Gaming, Inc/Owner$5,000 12/31/2011
SARTINI, DELISE F.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89173
Golden Gaming, Inc./Owner$5,000 12/31/2011
SMART, SUSAN
ROCKWALL, TX
75032
Lrh Pediatrics/Physician$5,000 12/31/2011
FAY, THOMAS F.
SILVER SPRING, MD
20906
Fay Kaplan Law, P.A./Attorney$5,000 02/06/2012
SPERLING, JOHN G.
PHOENIX, AZ
85018
Apollo Group, Inc./Executive Chairman Of The Board$5,000 02/10/2012
GEORGE, SAMUEL
SCOTTSDALE, AZ
85251
Self-Employed/Consultant$5,000 02/11/2012
SPERLING, PETER V.
PHOENIX, AZ
85018
Apollo Group, Inc./Vice Chairman Of The Board$5,000 02/12/2012
IRSFELD, HANNAH C.
HENDERSON, NV
89052
Irsfeld & Associates, Llc/Attorney$5,000 02/13/2012
MANDELL, MARK S.
PROVIDENCE, RI
02903
Mandell Schartz Boisclair, Ltd./Attorney$5,000 02/13/2012
PEDERSON, JAMES E.
PHOENIX, AZ
85013
Pederson Group, Inc./Real Estate Developer$5,000 02/15/2012
VAN SCOYOC, H. STEWART
GREAT FALLS, VA
22066
Van Scoyoc & Associates/President$5,000 03/02/2012
SORENSEN, DAVID E.
SAN JUAN CAPISTRAN, CA
92675
N/A/Retired$5,000 03/09/2012
SORENSEN, VERLA A.
SAN JUAN CAPISTRAN, CA
92675
N/A/Retired$5,000 03/09/2012
FILZER, PAUL N.
EASTLAKE, OH
44095
Self-Employed/Business Consultant$5,000 03/28/2012
PODESTA, ANTHONY T.
WASHINGTON, DC
20001
Podesta Group/Chairman$5,000 03/30/2012
OLDAKER, WILLIAM C.
WASHINGTON, DC
20006
Oldaker Law Group, Llp/Attorney$5,000 03/31/2012
SCULLY, TIMOTHY H. JR.
FALLS CHURCH, VA
22046
Millercoors Llc/Vice President$5,000 03/31/2012
SPIRTOS, NICOLA M.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89169
Women's Cancer Of Nevada/Physician$5,000 03/31/2012
STERNHELL, ALEXANDER M.
WASHINGTON, DC
20016
Sternhell Group/Principal$5,000 03/31/2012
BILBRAY, ROBERT P.
LAUGHLIN, NV
89028
Rb Properties, Inc./President$5,000 04/07/2012
SANFILIPPO, ANTHONY M
LAS VEGAS, NV
89145
Pinnacle Entertainment/President & Ceo$5,000 04/26/2012
NAVE, JAMES E.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89119
Tropicana Animal Hospital/Veterinarian$5,000 06/01/2012
RICHTER, ANN MARIE
CHERRY HILL, NJ
08003
N/A/Homemaker$5,000 06/07/2012
RICHTER, IRVIN E.
CHERRY HILL, NJ
08003
Hill International/Chairman And Ceo$5,000 06/07/2012
BYRNES, JOHN P.
SHOAL CREEK, AL
35242
Lincare Holdings/Chairman & Ceo$5,000 06/27/2012
NASSETTA, CHRISTOPHER J.
ARLINGTON, VA
22207
Hilton Worldwide/Ceo$5,000 06/30/2012
MELLODY, CHARLES J.
BETHESDA, MD
20817
Capitol Legislative Strategies, Llc/Consultant$5,000 07/31/2012
ZIRKIN, NANCY M.
CHEVY CHASE, MD
20815
Leadership Conference/Vice President$5,000 08/23/2012
FINLEY, SHANNON J.
WASHINGTON, DC
20008
Capitol Counsel, Llc/Principal$5,000 08/24/2012
ROCHE, ROBERT
OAK LAWN, IL
60532
Self-Employed/Entrepreneur$5,000 09/07/2012
BARNES, KATERINA BLAIRE
AUSTIN, TX
78746
N/A/Student$5,000 09/10/2012
PECHANGA BAND OF LUISENO INDIANS
TEMECULA, CA
92593
$5,000 09/12/2012
CLOOBECK, CHANTAL
LAS VEGAS, NV
89109
N/A/Homemaker$5,000 09/20/2012
BARONA BAND OF MISSION INDIANS
LAKESIDE, CA
92040
$5,000 09/25/2012
SAN PABLO LYTTON CASINO
SAN PABLO, CA
94806
$5,000 09/27/2012
ORTENZIO, ROBERT A.
LEMOYNE, PA
17043
Select Medical Corporation/Ceo$5,000 09/29/2012
ORTENZIO, ROCCO A.
LEMOYNE, PA
17043
Select Medical Corporation/Executive Chairman$5,000 09/29/2012
CARRICO, JENNIFER L.
ATHERTON, CA
94027
Self Employed/Attorney$5,000 10/12/2012
WONG, AURORA J.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89113
Self-Employed/Attorney$5,000 10/17/2012
CHERNIN, MEGAN
BEVERLY HILLS, CA
90212
N/A/Homemaker$5,000 10/22/2012
CHERNIN, PETER A.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA
90212
Self-Employed/Producer$5,000 10/22/2012
MATCH-E-BE-NASH-SHE-WISH BAND OF POTTAWATOMI INDIANS
DORR, MI
49323
$5,000 11/05/2012
TULE RIVER TRIBAL COUNCIL
PORTERVILLE, CA
93258
$5,000 11/13/2012
QUINN, THOMAS H.
WASHINGTON, DC
20004
Venable, Llp/Attorney$4,000 06/03/2011
FOSTER, SCOTT A.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89102
Southern Nevada Environmental Services/Owner$4,000 10/17/2011
DECONCINI, DENNIS W.
LA JOLLA, CA
92037
N/A/Retired$3,500 02/15/2012
CLIMACO, JOHN R.
CLEVELAND, OH
44113
Climaco, Wilcox, Peca, Tarantino & Gar/Attorney$3,000 03/15/2011
DEEB, SUSAN
CITRUS HEIGHTS, CA
95611
Bay 101 Casino/Manager$3,000 03/25/2011
MILLER, VAN G.
WATERLOO, IA
50704
Vgm Management/Owner$2,500 03/16/2011
WALSH, JAMES E. JR.
WATERLOO, IA
50704
Vgm Management/General Counsel$2,500 03/16/2011
WHEELER, DENNIS E.
COEUR D'ALENE, ID
83816
Coeur D'alene Mines Corporation/Chairman, President & Ceo$2,500 03/22/2011
EYER, JOSEPH D.
WASHINGTON, DC
20003
Dewey Square Group/Vice President$2,500 03/24/2011
WHOULEY, MICHAEL J.
DANVERS, MA
01923
Dewey Square Group/Principal$2,500 03/24/2011
PODESTA, ANTHONY T.
WASHINGTON, DC
20001
Podesta Group/Chairman$2,500 03/30/2011
PODESTA, HEATHER M.
WASHINGTON, DC
20001
Heather Podesta & Partners Llc/Principal$2,500 03/30/2011
RYAN, JAMES A.
WASHINGTON, DC
20001
Elmendorf Strategies/Consultant$2,500 06/03/2011
STEWART, MARIA
FALLS CHURCH, VA
22042
N/A/Homemaker$2,500 06/09/2011
STEWART, TIMOTHY
FALLS CHURCH, VA
22042
American Capitol Group/Partner$2,500 06/09/2011
PICAYUNE RANCHERIA OF THE CHUKCHANSI INDIANS
COARSEGOLD, CA
93614
$2,500 06/20/2011
VAN COVERDEN, THOMAS
BETHESDA, MD
20814
National Assn. Of Community Health Cen/President & Ceo$2,500 07/25/2011
PECK, JEFFREY J.
BETHESDA, MD
20816
Peck Madigan Jones And Stewart/Partner$2,500 07/28/2011
LEHRNER, LAWRENCE M.
LAS VEGAS, NV
89145
Kidney Specialists Of Southern Nevada/Physician$2,500 08/19/2011
ADAMS, WILLIAM B.
BONITA, CA
91902
Bridgebilt/Chairman$2,500 10/28/2011

Political Candidates Receiving Contributions in the 2012 Election Cycle from
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Candidate NameOfficePartyStateDistrictPrimary/
General
$ Dollar
Amount
Date
BALDWIN, TAMMY SenateDemocratWI --P$5,00009/27/2011
BALDWIN, TAMMY SenateDemocratWI --G$5,00012/20/2011
BERKLEY, SHELLEY SenateDemocratNV --P$5,00006/24/2011
BERKLEY, SHELLEY SenateDemocratNV --G$5,00006/24/2011
BERMAN, HOWARD L House of RepsDemocratCA 30G$5,00007/17/2012
BERMAN, HOWARD L House of RepsDemocratCA 30P$5,00006/24/2011
BRALEY, BRUCE L House of RepsDemocratIA 01G$2,50011/05/2012
BROWN, SHERROD SenateDemocratOH --P$5,00003/30/2011
BROWN, SHERROD SenateDemocratOH --G$5,00003/30/2011
CARDIN, BENJAMIN L SenateDemocratMD --P$5,00003/30/2011
CARDIN, BENJAMIN L SenateDemocratMD --G$5,00003/30/2011
CARMONA, RICHARD SenateDemocratAZ --P$5,00011/17/2011
CARMONA, RICHARD SenateDemocratAZ --G$5,00012/20/2011
CARPER, THOMAS R SenateDemocratDE --G$5,00003/30/2011
CARPER, THOMAS R SenateDemocratDE --P$5,00003/30/2011
CASEY, ROBERT P JR SenateDemocratPA --G$5,00003/30/2011
CASEY, ROBERT P JR SenateDemocratPA --P$5,00003/30/2011
DONNELLY, JOSEPH S SenateDemocratIN --P$5,00006/24/2011
DONNELLY, JOSEPH S SenateDemocratIN --G$5,00006/24/2011
DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY House of RepsDemocratIL 08P$2,50011/22/2011
DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY House of RepsDemocratIL 08G$1,00005/22/2012
FEINSTEIN, DIANNE SenateDemocratCA --G$5,00003/30/2011
FEINSTEIN, DIANNE SenateDemocratCA --P$5,00003/30/2011
GILLAN, KIM House of RepsDemocratMT 00G$5,00009/13/2012
GILLIBRAND, KIRSTEN ELIZABETH SenateDemocratNY --G$5,00003/30/2011
GILLIBRAND, KIRSTEN ELIZABETH SenateDemocratNY --P$5,00003/30/2011
GUTIERREZ, LUIS V House of RepsDemocratIL 04P$5,00012/20/2011
HANNEMANN, MULIUFI F 'MUFI' House of RepsDemocratHI 02G$5,00003/27/2012
HANNEMANN, MULIUFI F 'MUFI' House of RepsDemocratHI 02P$5,00009/20/2011
HEINRICH, MARTIN TREVOR SenateDemocratNM --G$5,00006/24/2011
HEINRICH, MARTIN TREVOR SenateDemocratNM --P$5,00006/24/2011
HEITKAMP, HEIDI SenateDemocratND --P$5,00011/17/2011
HEITKAMP, HEIDI SenateDemocratND --G$5,00011/17/2011
HIRONO, MAZIE K SenateDemocratHI --P$5,00012/20/2011
HIRONO, MAZIE K SenateDemocratHI --G$5,00012/20/2011
HORSFORD, STEVEN ALEXZANDER House of RepsDemocratNV 04G$5,00003/27/2012
HORSFORD, STEVEN ALEXZANDER House of RepsDemocratNV 04P$5,00012/20/2011
KAINE, TIMOTHY MICHAEL SenateDemocratVA --G$5,00006/24/2011
KAINE, TIMOTHY MICHAEL SenateDemocratVA --P$5,00006/24/2011
KERREY, J ROBERT SenateDemocratNE --G$5,00003/01/2012
KERREY, J ROBERT SenateDemocratNE --P$5,00003/01/2012
KLOBUCHAR, AMY J SenateDemocratMN --P$5,00003/30/2011
KLOBUCHAR, AMY J SenateDemocratMN --G$5,00003/30/2011
LEE, BARBARA House of RepsDemocratCA 13G$5,00007/26/2012
LEWIS, JOHN R. House of RepsDemocratGA 05P$5,00007/07/2011
MANCHIN, JOE III SenateDemocratWV --P$5,00003/30/2011
MANCHIN, JOE III SenateDemocratWV --G$5,00003/30/2011
MARSHALL, KATE House of RepsDemocratNV 02P$5,00006/02/2011
MARSHALL, KATE House of RepsDemocratNV 02P$5,00006/02/2011
MCCASKILL, CLAIRE SenateDemocratDC --G$5,00003/30/2011
MCCASKILL, CLAIRE SenateDemocratDC --P$5,00003/30/2011
MENENDEZ, ROBERT SenateDemocratNJ --P$5,00003/30/2011
MENENDEZ, ROBERT SenateDemocratNJ --G$5,00003/30/2011
MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER S SenateDemocratCT --P$5,00006/11/2012
MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER S SenateDemocratCT --G$5,00011/17/2011
MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER S SenateDemocratCT --P$5,00009/27/2011
MURPHY, PATRICK House of RepsDemocratFL 18G$2,50010/03/2012
NELSON, BILL SenateDemocratFL --P$5,00003/30/2011
NELSON, BILL SenateDemocratFL --G$5,00003/30/2011
NELSON, E BENJAMIN SenateDemocratNE --G$5,00003/30/2011
NELSON, E BENJAMIN SenateDemocratNE --P$5,00003/30/2011
OCEGUERA, JOHN House of RepsDemocratNV 03G$5,00003/27/2012
OCEGUERA, JOHN House of RepsDemocratNV 03P$5,00012/20/2011
PASCRELL, WILLIAM J JR House of RepsDemocratNJ 09P$5,00005/14/2012
ROBERTI, DANIEL FRANCIS House of RepsDemocratCT 05P$5,00011/17/2011
SANCHEZ, RICARDO SAUCEDA SenateDemocratTX --P$5,00006/24/2011
SANDERS, BERNARD SenateIndependentVT --P$5,00003/30/2011
SANDERS, BERNARD SenateIndependentVT --G$5,00003/30/2011
STABENOW, DEBBIE SenateDemocratMI --G$5,00003/30/2011
STABENOW, DEBBIE SenateDemocratMI --P$5,00003/30/2011
TESTER, JON SenateDemocratMT --G$5,00003/30/2011
TESTER, JON SenateDemocratMT --P$5,00003/30/2011
TITUS, DINA House of RepsDemocratNV 01G$5,00003/27/2012
TITUS, DINA House of RepsDemocratNV 01P$5,00003/27/2012
VILSACK, CHRISTIE House of RepsDemocratIA 04G$2,50008/22/2012
WARREN, ELIZABETH SenateDemocratMA --P$5,00009/27/2011
WARREN, ELIZABETH SenateDemocratMA --G$5,00012/20/2011
WHITEHOUSE, SHELDON II SenateDemocratRI --G$5,00003/30/2011
WHITEHOUSE, SHELDON II SenateDemocratRI --P$5,00003/30/2011
ZERBAN, ROB House of RepsDemocratWI 01G$50009/12/2012

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