Defense Contractors Bundle for Armed Services Chairman Buck McKeon

Posted October 7, 2013 at 3:19pm

House Armed Services Committee chairman Howard “Buck” McKeon, R-Calif., reported his campaign committee received $15,700 from ten executives, plus one spouse, of EADS, an aerospace and defense company. The EADS North America PAC gave an additional $4,000. Chairman McKeon also received $10,500 from 9 executives of AmeriQual, a food processing, packaging and assembly of food products to the Department of Defense.

The Buck McKeon for Congress committee reported it received $2,600 from EADS CEO Sean O’Keefe on August 7th. Guy Hicks, EADS Senior VP for Government Relations also gave $2,600 on 8/7, along with contributions from eight other EADS executives (plus one spouse).

The committee also received $5,000 on 8/9 from AmeriQual CEO Daniel Hermann, along with $2,000 from AmeriQual president Timothy Brauer, as well contributions from five other AmeriQual executives. Two other executives gave on 9/10.

The committee paid Patricia McKeon $15,618 during the quarter.