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Who Really Represents West Virginia?
Meet Your Member: Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV (WV)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|ROCKEFELLER, John Davison IV (Jay), (nephew of Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, great-grandson of Nelson Aldrich, and son-in-law of Charles Harting Percy), a Senator from West Virginia; born in New York City, June 18, 1937; graduated, Phillips Academy, Exeter, N.H., 1954; graduated, Harvard University 1961; VISTA volunteer, Emmons, W. Va., 1964-1966; member, West Virginia house of delegates 1966-1968; secretary of State of West Virginia 1968-1972; president, West Virginia Wesleyan College 1973-1976; Governor of West Virginia 1977-1985; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1984 and reelected in 1990, 1996 and 2002 for the term ending January 3, 2009; chair, Committee on Veterans Affairs (One Hundred Third Congress, One Hundred Seventh Congress [January 3-20, 2001; June 6, 2001-January 3, 2003]); vice-chair, Select Committee on Intelligence (One Hundred Eighth Congress).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||63.11 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||52 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||64 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||71 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||1 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||74 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 119,217|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 42,479|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 909,641|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||48.50 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 328,917|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 106,347|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 35,556|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||5.4 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,149,883|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||33.40 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 312,934|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 79,707|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 414,932|