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Who Really Represents Tennessee?
Meet Your Member: Rep. John S. Tanner (TN-08)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|TANNER, John S., a Representative from Tennessee; born in Halls, Lauderdale County, Tenn., September 22, 1944; graduated from Union City High School, Union City, 1962; B.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn., 1966; J.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn., 1968; United States Navy, 1968-1972; Tennessee Army National Guard, 1974-2000; lawyer, private practice; member of the Tennessee state house of representatives, 1976-1986; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred First and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1989-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. John S. Tanner|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||74.34 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||163 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||173 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||352 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||185 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||53 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 68,444|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 17,782|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 129,365|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||38.70 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 32,779|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 183,287|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 43,048|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||35.40 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 2,374,783|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||80.10 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 548,933|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 30,592|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 600,663|