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Who Really Represents Tennessee?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Bart Gordon (TN-06)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|GORDON, Barton Jennings, a Representative from Tennessee; born in Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tenn., January 24, 1949; graduated from Central High School, Murfreesboro, Tenn., 1967; B.S., Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tenn., 1971; J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tenn., 1973; lawyer, private practice; executive director, Tennessee state Democratic Party, 1979; chair, Tennessee state Democratic Party, 1981-1983; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-ninth and to the ten succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1985-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Bart Gordon|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||64.24 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||264 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||236 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||284 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||360 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||108 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 44,643|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 12,596|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 189,603|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||31.00 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 48,407|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 549,257|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 136,227|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||47.30 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,807,422|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||58.30 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 342,539|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 114,806|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 463,525|