PAC Giving by Opposite Party Leaders Suggests More Bullish Approach by House Democrats

Posted August 22, 2007 at 12:00am

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Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer, Maryland
Total July donations to federal candidates: $22,500 to five Democrats
John Boccieri, Ohio’s 16th District ($5,000).
Jim Himes, Connecticut’s 4th ($5,000).
Mary Jo Kilroy, Ohio’s 15th ($5,000).
Laura Richardson, California’s 37th ($5,000).
Linda Stender, New Jersey’s 7th ($2,500).
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Minority Leader John A. Boehner, Ohio
Total July donations to federal candidates: $70,000 to 10 Republicans
Rep. Vern Buchanan, Florida’s 13th District ($5,000).
Rep. Charlie Dent, Pennsylvania’s 15th ($5,000).
Rep. Thelma Drake, Virginia’s 2nd ($5,000).
Rep. Mike Ferguson, New Jersey’s 7th ($5,000).
Rep. Dean Heller, Nevada’s 2nd ($5,000).
Rep. Mark Steven Kirk, Illinois’ 10th ($10,000).
Rep. John R. “Randy” Kuhl Jr., New York’s 29th ($10,000).
Rep. Marilyn Musgrave, Colorado’s 4th ($10,000).
Rep. Christopher Shays, Connecticut’s 4th ($5,000).
Rep. James T. Walsh, New York’s 25th ($10,000).