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Who Really Represents Arizona?
Meet Your Member: Sen. John McCain(AZ)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|McCAIN, John Sidney, III, a Representative and a Senator from Arizona; born in Panama Canal Zone, August 29, 1936; attended schools in Alexandria, Va.; graduated, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md. 1958, and the National War College, Washington, D.C. 1973; pilot, United States Navy 1958-1981, prisoner of war in Vietnam 1967-1973; received numerous awards, including the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Purple Heart, and Distinguished Flying Cross; elected as a Republican in 1982 to the Ninety-eighth Congress; reelected to the Ninety-ninth Congress in 1984 and served from January 3, 1983, to January 3, 1987; elected to the United States Senate in 1986; reelected in 1992, 1998 and in 2004 for the term ending January 3, 2011; chair, Committee on Indian Affairs (One Hundred Fourth Congress; One Hundred Ninth Congress), Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (One Hundred Fourth through One Hundred Sixth Congresses, One Hundred Seventh Congress [January 20, 2001-June 6, 2001], One Hundred Eighth Congress); unsuccessful candidate for the Republican presidential nomination in 2000.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. John McCain|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||76.74 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||31 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||43 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||6 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||38 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||72 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 214,000|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 70,539|
|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||$ 6,234,823|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||86.20 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 2,076,941|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 2,776,309|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 806,923|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||27.70 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,307,805|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||8.6 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 372,963|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 22,625|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 417,041|