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Who Really Represents Texas?
Meet Your Member: Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (TX)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|HUTCHISON, Kathyrn Ann Bailey (Kay), a Senator from Texas; born in Galveston, Tex., July 22, 1943; attended the public schools in La Marque, Tex., graduated, University of Texas at Austin; graduated, University of Texas School of Law 1967; television reporter; member, Texas house of representatives 1972-1976; vice-chair, National Transportation Safety Board 1976-1978; bank executive and general counsel; businesswoman; unsuccessful Republican candidate for election to the House of Representatives 1982; Texas state treasurer 1990-1993; temporary co-chair, Republican National Convention 1992; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in June 5, 1993, special election to fill the remainder of the term ending January 3, 1995, left vacant by the resignation of Lloyd M. Bentsen, Jr.; took the oath of office on June 14, 1993; reelected in 1994 and again in 2000 for the term ending January 3, 2007; Republican Conference vice-chair, 2000-; deputy permanent chair, Republican National Convention 2004.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||65.04 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||82 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||85 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||96 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||34 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||80 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 102,450|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 17,887|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 385,538|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||5.2 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 65,369|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 2,433,718|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 368,122|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||24.50 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,983,914|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||16.10 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 331,085|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 4,196|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 337,429|