Senator Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders's Campaign Finances

Biographical

Full Name: Bernard 'Bernie' Sanders
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Independent
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 4 Children: Levi, Heather, Carina, David
Birth Date: 09/08/1941
Birth Place: New York, NY
Home City: Burlington, VT
Religion: Jewish

Summary

Cycle 2012
Total Raised $7,229,492.00
Total Spent $3,247,555.00
Cash On Hand $4,159,051.00
Debt $0.00

Data provided by OpenSecrets.org

Top Contributors

United Steelworkers $10,550.00
American Assn for Justice $10,500.00
National Education Assn $10,400.00
American Federation of Teachers $10,200.00
American Crystal Sugar $10,000.00
American Fedn of St/Cnty/Munic Employees $10,000.00
American Postal Workers Union $10,000.00
Communications Workers of America $10,000.00
Credit Union National Assn $10,000.00
DANPAC $10,000.00

Top Industries

Retired $502,170.00
Democratic/Liberal $229,530.00
Public Sector Unions $114,400.00
Lawyers/Law Firms $105,249.00
Health Professionals $82,972.00
Leadership PACs $71,500.00
Education $56,780.00
Building Trade Unions $49,500.00
Environment $48,890.00
Industrial Unions $48,450.00

Top Sectors

Other $620,645.00
Ideology/Single-Issue $429,296.00
Labor $290,060.00
Health $114,909.00
Finance/Insur/RealEst $111,725.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $109,999.00
Communic/Electronics $88,344.00
Misc Business $69,100.00
Agribusiness $59,340.00
Construction $14,500.00
Energy/Nat Resource $13,650.00
Transportation $3,850.00
Defense $1,200.00