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Who Really Represents New Jersey?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Jim Saxton (NJ-03)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|SAXTON, Hugh James, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Nicholson, Wyoming County, Pa., January 22, 1943; graduated from Lackawanna Trail High School, Factoryville, Pa., 1961; B.A., East Stroudsburg State College, East Stroudsburg, Pa., 1965; graduate work, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa., 1968; teacher; member of the New Jersey state general assembly, 1976-1981; member of the New Jersey state senate, 1982-1984; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth Congress, by special election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Edwin B. Forsythe, reelected to the eleven succeeding Congresses (November 6, 1984-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Jim Saxton|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||63.44 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||53 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||60 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||62 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||129 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||146 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 154,676|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 39,416|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 0 to $ 0|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 0 to $ 0|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 855,161|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||33.10 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 216,137|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 1,214,132|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 290,793|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||31.90 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,627,774|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||30.80 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 305,247|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 87,545|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 412,860|