Governor Steven 'Steve' L. Beshear's Campaign Finances

Biographical

Full Name: Steven 'Steve' L. Beshear
Current Office: Governor, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2007
Last Elected: 11/08/2011
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 2 Children: Jeff, Andy
Birth Date: 09/21/1944
Birth Place: Dawson Springs, KY
Home City: Lexington, KY
Religion: Baptist

Top Sectors

Uncoded $4,024,911.00
Party $1,548,889.00
Government Agencies/Education/Other $1,494,041.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $991,042.00
Health $480,017.00
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate $443,932.00
Unitemized Contributions $283,191.00
Construction $186,333.00
General Business $166,000.00
Energy & Natural Resources $127,492.00
Communications & Electronics $62,475.00
Agriculture $46,500.00
Labor $45,000.00
Candidate Contributions $44,900.00
Transportation $20,250.00
Ideology/Single Issue $2,000.00
Non-Contributions $250.00
Cycle: 2011
Data provided by FollowTheMoney.org

Top Industries

Uncoded $4,022,891.00
Party Committees $1,548,889.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $991,042.00
Retired $687,730.00
Civil Servants/Public Officials $609,200.00
Unitemized Contributions $283,191.00
Hospitals & Nursing Homes $231,571.00
Education $191,011.00
Health Professionals $183,296.00
Real Estate $140,685.00
Commercial Banks $130,650.00
Accountants $91,947.00
Construction Services $82,333.00
General Contractors $60,000.00
Health Services $52,100.00
Miscellaneous Manufacturing & Distributing $45,300.00
Insurance $45,050.00
Democratic Officials, Candidates & Former Members $43,900.00
Mining $43,592.00
Oil & Gas $36,600.00
Crop Production & Basic Processing $28,700.00
Building Materials & Equipment $28,250.00
Beer, Wine & Liquor $28,000.00
Computer Equipment & Services $27,750.00
General Trade Unions $26,300.00
Gambling & Casinos $25,750.00
Food & Beverage $20,700.00
Securities & Investment $19,700.00
Telecom Services & Equipment $17,475.00
Railroads $16,650.00
Retail Sales $16,400.00
Business Services $15,200.00
Public Sector Unions $14,200.00
Automotive $13,250.00
Pharmaceuticals & Health Products $13,050.00
Miscellaneous Energy $11,750.00
Electric Utilities $10,150.00
Miscellaneous Finance, Insurance & Real Estate $10,000.00
Farm Bureau $9,850.00
Special Trade Contractors $8,500.00
Steel $7,750.00
Miscellaneous Services $7,700.00
Home Builders $7,250.00
TV & Movie Production/Distribution $7,250.00
Electronics Manufacturing & Services $5,000.00
Air Transport $5,000.00
Food Processing & Sales $4,950.00
Transportation Unions $4,500.00
Lodging & Tourism $4,450.00
Printing & Publishing $4,000.00
Military $2,700.00
Clergy $2,400.00
Banks & Lending Institutions $2,250.00
Payday/Title Loans $2,200.00
No Employer Listed or Found $2,020.00
Agricultural Services & Products $2,000.00
Trucking $2,000.00
Miscellaneous Business $1,500.00
Miscellaneous Finance $1,250.00
Livestock $1,000.00
Recorded Music Production $1,000.00
Waste Management $1,000.00
Women's Issues $1,000.00
Other/Single Issue Groups $1,000.00
Chemical & Related Manufacturing $1,000.00
Other $1,000.00
Republican Officials, Candidates & Former Members $1,000.00
Non-Contribution $250.00
Credit Unions $200.00

Top Contributors

KENTUCKY DEMOCRATIC PARTY $1,533,559.00
CLARK, JOHN $6,500.00
JOHNSON, WILLIAM $5,250.00
SMITH, STEPHEN $5,000.00
MCCALL, JOHN $4,500.00
SMITH, JAMES $4,300.00
COX, JERRY $4,000.00
BROWN, JOHN $4,000.00
WARREN, GEORGE $4,000.00
JOHNSON, RONALD $4,000.00
HAYMAKER, TIMOTHY $4,000.00
MAY, WILLIAM $4,000.00
GOODMAN, REBECCA $4,000.00
THOMAS, CHESTER $4,000.00
MILLER, JAMES $3,800.00
THOMPSON, PAUL $3,750.00
STEWART, JOHN $3,700.00
SMITH, J $3,650.00
JONES, WILLIAM $3,550.00
COLLINS, WILLIAM $3,500.00
QUINN, BEN $3,500.00
MILLER, WILLIAM $3,250.00
MATTINGLY, JOSEPH $3,250.00
HOUSTON, A $3,000.00
GRAY, ROLAND $3,000.00
KERR, JOHN $3,000.00
SUN HEALTHCARE $3,000.00
SMITH, MICHAEL $3,000.00
THOMPSON, PATSY $3,000.00
COLLINS, STEPHEN $3,000.00
SMITH, BILLY $3,000.00
MCKEE, HERBERT $3,000.00
WALKER, ARTHUR $3,000.00
PRATHER, JOSEPH $3,000.00
CHAMBERS, CHARLES $3,000.00
JOHNSON, JOHN $3,000.00
MORGAN, JOHN $3,000.00
JONES, PAUL $3,000.00
WHITE, MARTHA $3,000.00
AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER $3,000.00
HAMILTON, STEPHEN $3,000.00
ZIELKE, LAURENCE $3,000.00
WATTERS, THOMAS $3,000.00
GOODMAN, HAROLD $2,700.00
BROWN, WILLIAM $2,500.00
HAYNES, JAMES $2,500.00
CARR, JAMES $2,500.00
INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS $2,500.00
MEYER, RICHARD $2,500.00
WALTON, JOHN $2,500.00
RAY, WILLIAM $2,500.00
TACKETT, CHARLES $2,500.00
REPENNING, DENNIS $2,400.00
GARDNER, JAMES $2,400.00
HOWARD, GERALD $2,400.00
BAIRD, DAVID $2,350.00
WATHEN, DON $2,300.00
DAVIS, JOHN $2,250.00
FARRIS MATHEWS BOBANGO $2,250.00
GRAY, JAMES $2,250.00
BROWN, DAVID $2,250.00
GREENE, THOMAS $2,250.00
HORNE, JOHN $2,250.00
TAYLOR, EMILY $2,225.00
JONES, ROBERT $2,200.00
SMITH, THOMAS $2,150.00
WALKER, TIMOTHY $2,077.00
JONES, DONALD $2,050.00
HARRIS, WILLIAM $2,050.00
HOWERTON, RICHARD $2,050.00
BESHEAR, ANDREW $2,000.00
AUERBACH, ROB $2,000.00
ALLISON, WILLIAM $2,000.00
CROCKETT, JOHN $2,000.00
ROTH, DAVID $2,000.00
HALLANY, JIHAD $2,000.00
MANN, JOANNA $2,000.00
CHILDS, DAVID $2,000.00
TAYLOR, RICHARD (SMITTY) $2,000.00
FARMER, CHRISTOPHER $2,000.00
REID, RAYFORD $2,000.00
BERMAN, LOUIS $2,000.00
BRAY, STAN $2,000.00
CORNETTE, BERNICE $2,000.00
TERRY, DONNA $2,000.00
WELLS, JACK $2,000.00
GRUGIN, PATRICK $2,000.00
HARROD, EILEEN $2,000.00
BASS, STEVEN $2,000.00
MCBRAYER, W TERRY $2,000.00
JOHNSTON, STUART $2,000.00
COSTEL, PAUL $2,000.00
FORWARD TOGETHER PAC $2,000.00
LUCAS, K $2,000.00
BUCHINO, KATHLEEN $2,000.00
SNYDER, SHERYL $2,000.00
SHAUGHNESSY, TIM $2,000.00
BEVINS, JAMES L $2,000.00
LEWIS, JONATHAN $2,000.00
WOODEN, MICHAEL $2,000.00