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March 15, 2016 — Illinois Primary Election
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District 15 — U.S. House of Representatives

— Republican Party
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About this office

Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people of a specific congressional district in the federal government. They introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and are responsible for approving federal taxes.
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Kyle McCarter

Republican
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Contributions

Total money raised: $503,986

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Employees of Gaby Foundation
$10,800
1
Employees of Uline
$10,800
2
Employees of Mercer, Robert
$5,400
2
Employees of Research Affiliates
$5,400
3
Employees of Seven Oaks Apartments
$5,200

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By State:

Illinois 63.60%
Texas 5.60%
Florida 4.42%
New York 3.62%
Other 22.76%
63.60%22.76%

By Size:

Large contributions (93.91%)
Small contributions (6.09%)
93.91%

By Type:

From organizations (1.74%)
From individuals (98.26%)
98.26%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

Candidate Contact Info

Email senatormccarter@gmail.com
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John M. Shimkus

Republican
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Total money raised: $3,199,379

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Exelon and employees
$34,600
2
Ameren Corporation and employees
$26,300
3
Health Care Service Corporation and employees
$12,500
4
PPL Corporation
$12,000
5
Archer Daniels Midland and employees
$11,000
5
National Association of Broadcasters
$11,000

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By State:

District of Columbia 31.23%
Illinois 14.96%
Virginia 13.83%
Texas 5.36%
Other 34.62%
31.23%14.96%13.83%34.62%

By Size:

Large contributions (97.08%)
Small contributions (2.92%)
97.08%

By Type:

From organizations (80.61%)
From individuals (19.39%)
80.61%19.39%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

Candidate Contact Info

Email campaign@volunteersforshimkus.com

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