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Who Really Represents Maryland?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Chris Van Hollen (MD-08)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|VAN HOLLEN, Christopher, a Representative from Maryland; born in Karachi, Pakistan, on January 10, 1959; B.A., Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa., 1982; M.P.P., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1985; J.D., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1990; lawyer, private practice; member of the Maryland state house of representatives, 1990-1994; member of the Maryland state senate, 1994-2002; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Eighth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2003-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Chris Van Hollen|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||74.78 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||63 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||12 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||37 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||173 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||217 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 282,046|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 122,663|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Yrs of Service||2.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 848,050|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||23.20 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 289,388|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 1,932,234|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 613,596|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||34.60 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,066,421|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||17.50 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 118,902|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 192,325|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 344,122|