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Who Really Represents Connecticut?
Meet Your Member: Sen. Joe Lieberman(CT)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|LIEBERMAN, Joseph I., a Senator from Connecticut; born in Stamford, Fairfield County, Ct., February 24, 1942; attended Stamford public schools; graduated from Yale University 1964; received law degree from Yale Law School 1967; member of Connecticut state senate 1970-1980, majority leader 1974-1980; attorney general of Connecticut 1983, 1986-1988; author; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1988; reelected in 1994 and 2000 for the term ending January 3, 2007; unsuccessful candidate for vice president on Democratic ticket with Al Gore, Jr., in 2000; chair, Committee on Governmental Affairs (One Hundred Seventh Congress [January 3-20, 2001; June 6, 2001-January 3, 2003]); unsuccessful candidate for Democratic nomination for president, 2004.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. Joe Lieberman|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||63.21 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||24 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||59 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||13 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||8 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||67 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 243,212|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 46,472|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 10,001 to $ 20,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 10,001 to $ 20,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 7,983,947|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||73.90 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,375,433|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 1,437,266|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 249,576|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||11.70 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 2,520,347|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||16.10 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 346,028|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 54,353|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 435,372|