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Who Really Represents Tennessee?
Meet Your Member: Sen. Bill Frist (TN)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|FRIST, William H., a Senator from Tennessee; born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., on February 22, 1952; attended public and private schools in Nashville; graduated from Princeton University 1974; graduated from Harvard Medical School 1978; worked as a heart and lung transplant surgeon; director, heart and lung transplantation program, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; author; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1994 and reelected in 2000 for the term ending January 3, 2007; chairman, National Republican Senatorial Committee (2001-2003); majority leader (2003-).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. Bill Frist|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||65.10 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||1 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||14 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||10 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||4 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||9 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 393,885|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 126,639|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 5,228,344|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||62.20 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,684,479|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 631,400|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 229,409|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||7.0 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 3,440,740|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||20.10 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,107,233|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 12,653|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,135,615|