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Who Really Represents Oregon?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Peter A. DeFazio (OR-04)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|DeFAZIO, Peter Anthony, a Representative from Oregon; born in Needham, Norfolk County, Mass., May 27, 1947; B.A., Tufts University, Medford, Mass., 1969; M.S., University of Oregon, Eugene, Oreg., 1977; aide to United States Representative James H. Weaver of Oregon, 1977-1982; Lane County, Oreg., commissioner, 1983-1986, and chairman, 1985-1986; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the United States Senate in a special primary election in 1995; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundredth and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1987-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Peter A. DeFazio|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||60.98 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||409 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||291 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||398 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||431 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||346 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 37,950|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 9,807|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 78,350|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||29.00 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 19,540|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 802,420|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 194,986|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||74.80 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 906,879|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||45.00 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 78,457|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 138,160|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 226,738|