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Who Really Represents Illinois?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Dennis Hastert (IL-14)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|HASTERT, John Dennis, a Representative from Illinois; born in Aurora, Kane County, Ill., January 2, 1942; B.A., Wheaton College, Wheaton, Ill., 1964; M.S., Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Ill.,1967; teacher; athletic coach; business owner; member of the Illinois state house of representatives, 1980-1986; elected as a Republican to the One Hundredth and to the nine succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1987-present); Speaker of the House (One Hundred Sixth through One Hundred Ninth Congresses).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Dennis Hastert|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||68.63 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||8 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||4 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||3 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||79 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||1 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 632,184|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 162,151|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 1 to $ 10,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 3,650,698|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||40.80 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 897,524|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 3,538,760|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 800,066|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||28.40 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 11,680,461|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||50.90 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 2,767,275|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 105,204|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 2,904,608|