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Who Really Represents California?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Jerry Lewis (CA-41)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|LEWIS, Charles Jeremy (Jerry), a Representative from California; born in Seattle, King County, Wash., October 21, 1934; graduated from San Bernardino High School, San Bernardino, Calif., 1952; B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1956; Coro Foundation, 1956-1957; insurance businessman; member, San Bernardino School Board, San Bernardino, Calif., 1964-1968; staff, United States Representative Jerry Pettis of California, 1966; member of the California state assembly, 1969-1978; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-sixth and to the twelve succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1979-present); chair, House Republican Conference (One Hundred First and One Hundred Second Congresses); chair, Committee on Appropriations (One Hundred Ninth Congress).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Jerry Lewis|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||82.95 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||9 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||1 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||21 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||34 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||41 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 701,033|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 172,248|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,868,440|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||66.70 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 454,616|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 894,996|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 197,165|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||24.20 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 2,667,945|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||43.70 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 615,731|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 34,298|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 659,803|