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Who Really Represents New Jersey?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|GARRETT, Scott, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Englewood, Bergen County, N.J., on July 9, 1959; B.A., Montclair State University, Montclair, N.J., 1981; J.D., Rutgers University Law School, Camden, N.J., 1984; lawyer, private practice; member of the New Jersey state house of representatives, 1990-2002; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Eighth Congress and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2003-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Scott Garrett|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||57.57 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||271 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||305 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||113 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||321 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||266 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 21,000|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 9,182|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 40,001 to $ 50,000|
|Yrs of Service||2.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 100,001 to $ 110,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 379,900|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||23.70 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 131,197|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 1,242,200|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 385,515|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||43.70 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 912,409|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||24.30 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 243,700|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 1,965|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 300,526|