Assembly Member Wesley 'Wes' Chesbro's Campaign Finances

Biographical

Full Name: Wesley 'Wes' Chesbro
Current Office: State Assembly - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy; 2 Children: Alan, Collin
Birth Date: 08/20/1951
Birth Place: Glendale, CA
Home City: Arcata, CA
Religion: United Methodist

Top Sectors

Labor $91,321.00
Uncoded $86,227.00
General Business $53,373.00
Energy & Natural Resources $43,832.00
Health $43,000.00
Agriculture $33,624.00
Government Agencies/Education/Other $24,010.00
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate $19,155.00
Communications & Electronics $13,000.00
Transportation $7,500.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $7,060.00
Ideology/Single Issue $2,535.00
Non-Contributions $1,890.00
Candidate Contributions $548.00
Construction $500.00
Unitemized Contributions $384.00
Cycle: 2012
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Top Industries

Uncoded $86,227.00
Public Sector Unions $47,650.00
General Trade Unions $43,421.00
Beer, Wine & Liquor $32,473.00
Tribal Governments $22,950.00
Forestry & Forest Products $21,924.00
Waste Management $20,682.00
Hospitals & Nursing Homes $18,900.00
Health Professionals $18,200.00
Miscellaneous Manufacturing & Distributing $12,900.00
Telecom Services & Equipment $9,500.00
Miscellaneous Energy $9,400.00
Insurance $9,000.00
Electric Utilities $7,500.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $7,060.00
Automotive $6,500.00
Health Services $5,900.00
Crop Production & Basic Processing $5,200.00
Real Estate $5,155.00
Credit Unions $4,000.00
Oil & Gas $3,750.00
Electronics Manufacturing & Services $3,500.00
Gambling & Casinos $3,000.00
Water Utilities $2,500.00
Livestock $2,000.00
Farm Bureau $2,000.00
Food Processing & Sales $2,000.00
Recreation & Live Entertainment $2,000.00
Health & Welfare Policy $2,000.00
Non-Contribution $1,640.00
Finance & Credit Companies $1,000.00
Miscellaneous Services $1,000.00
Welfare/Social Work $1,000.00
Chemical & Related Manufacturing $1,000.00
Trucking $1,000.00
Lodging & Tourism $1,000.00
Pro-Environmental Policy $535.00
Agricultural Services & Products $500.00
General Contractors $500.00
Candidate Committees $498.00
Unitemized Contributions $384.00
Transportation Unions $250.00
Balance Forward $250.00
Civil Servants/Public Officials $60.00
Nonpartisan Officials, Candidates & Former Members $50.00

Top Contributors

STATE BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION TRADES COUNCIL OF CALIFORNIA $11,800.00
CALIFORNIA TEACHERS ASSOCIATION $11,400.00
CALIFORNIA STATE ASSOCIATION OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS $10,000.00
HUMBOLDT REDWOOD CO $7,800.00
PECHANGA BAND OF LUISENO MISSION INDIANS $7,800.00
AFSCME CALIFORNIA $7,800.00
WASTE CONNECTIONS $7,800.00
E & J GALLO WINERY $7,500.00
WINE INSTITUTE CALIFORNIA $7,500.00
CALIFORNIA NEW CAR DEALERS ASSOCIATION $6,500.00
DEAN, CATHERINE A $6,400.00
BARONA BAND OF MISSION INDIANS $6,000.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH FACILITIES $6,000.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF HOSPITALS & HEALTH SYSTEMS $6,000.00
GREEN DIAMOND RESOURCE CO $5,900.00
CALIFORNIA ASSISTED LIVING ASSOCIATION $5,900.00
PHYSICIANS FOR THE GROUP PRACTICE OF MEDICINE $5,900.00
WASTE MANAGEMENT $5,882.00
CALIFORNIA DENTAL ASSOCIATION $5,500.00
AT&T $5,000.00
SIERRA PACIFIC INDUSTRIES $5,000.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $5,000.00
CALIFORNIA SCHOOL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION $5,000.00
OPERATING ENGINEERS LOCAL 3 $4,721.00
SMITH RIVER RANCHERIA $4,500.00
SOUTHERN WINE & SPIRITS $4,500.00
CALIFORNIA BEER & BEVERAGE DISTRIBUTORS $4,000.00
CONSUMER ATTORNEYS OF CALIFORNIA $4,000.00
COOPERATIVE OF AMERICAN PHYSICIANS $4,000.00
YOCHA DEHE WINTUN NATION $4,000.00
THE DOCTORS CO $4,000.00
CALIFORNIA REFUSE RECYCLING COUNCIL $4,000.00
CALIFORNIA CREDIT UNION LEAGUE $4,000.00
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CARPENTERS REGIONAL COUNCIL $4,000.00
CALIFORNIA STATEWIDE LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSOCIATION $4,000.00
REPUBLIC SERVICES INC (FKA ALLIED WASTE NA) & AFFILIATED ENTITIES $3,900.00
FISHER, LAURA M $3,900.00
CALIFORNIA STATE COUNCIL OF LABORERS $3,900.00
FISHER, JOHN J $3,900.00
CLEAN ENERGY $3,900.00
CALIFORNIA REFUSE REMOVAL COUNCIL $3,500.00
CALPINE CORP $3,500.00
HEWLETT PACKARD $3,500.00
REPUBLIC SERVICES OF SOUTHERN NEVADA $3,500.00
CALIFORNIA FORESTRY ASSOCIATION $3,224.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF PSYCHIATRIC TECHNICIANS $3,000.00
RECOLOGY INC $3,000.00
EDISON INTERNATIONAL $3,000.00
CALIFORNIA PROFESSIONAL FIRE FIGHTERS $3,000.00
CYPRESS GROVE CHEVRE $2,791.00
CALIFORNIA ISRI PAC - THE ORIGINAL RECYCLERS WEST COAST CHAPTER INSTITUTE OF SCRAP RECYCLING INDUSTRIES $2,500.00
CALIFORNIA PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION $2,500.00
NOSSAMAN LLP $2,500.00
VERIZON $2,500.00
CALIFORNIA WATER ASSOCIATION $2,500.00
CALIFORNIA GRAPE & TREE FRUIT LEAGUE $2,500.00
OWENS-ILLINOIS INC & AFFILIATED ENTITIES $2,500.00
CALIFORNIA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION $2,500.00
SHEET METAL WORKERS LOCAL 104 $2,500.00
VIEJAS BAND OF KUMEYAAY INDIANS $2,500.00
DEAN JR, ALEXANDER L $2,500.00
CONSTELLATION BRANDS INC $2,435.00
C & S WASTE SOLUTIONS OF CALIFORNIA $2,100.00
LARGE-SCALE SOLAR ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA STATE EMPLOYEES RETIREES $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY FIRE FIGHTERS $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA FEDERATION OF TEACHERS $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION SHEET METAL & AIR CONDITIONING CONTRACTORS NATIONAL ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
LOS ANGELES COUNTY WASTE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA FARM BUREAU FEDERATION $2,000.00
FACULTY ASSOCIATION OF CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGES $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL SCIENTISTS $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA INDEPENDENT PETROLEUM ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA SEED ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
SOLID WASTE ASSOCIATION OF ORANGE COUNTY PAC $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA CATTLEMENS ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA NURSES ASSOCIATION/NATIONAL NURSES ORGANIZING CMTE $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF HIGHWAY PATROLMEN $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA FACULTY ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
CALIFORNIANS ALLIED FOR PATIENT PROTECTION $2,000.00
FAMILY WINEMAKERS OF CALIFORNIA PAC $2,000.00
LA ARENA CO LLC $2,000.00
CALIFORNIA CORRECTIONAL PEACE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION $1,950.00
YUROK TRIBE $1,650.00
KENDALL JACKSON WINERY $1,599.00
CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF WINEGRAPE GROWERS $1,584.00
JACKSON WINE ESTATES $1,533.00
DEL MAR THOROUGHBRED CLUB $1,500.00
COVANTA PROJECTS $1,500.00
RESOURCE CONSERVATION PAC $1,500.00
NEXTERA ENERGY RESOURCES PROJECT MANAGEMENT INC $1,500.00
OAK TREE RACING ASSOCIATION $1,500.00
PACIFICORP & AFFLIATED ENTITIES PACIFIC POWER / ROCKY MOUNTAIN POWER $1,500.00
CARBONLITE INDUSTRIES LLC $1,500.00
GROTH VINEYARDS & WINERY $1,456.00
CALIFORNIA CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION $1,200.00
ALPHA OMEGA $1,144.00
SOLAR ENERGY INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION CALIFORNIA PAC $1,000.00
FIRST SOLAR INC $1,000.00