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James 'Jim' R. Watson

James Watson's Campaign Finances

Full Name: James 'Jim' R. Watson
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Teri; 3 Children: Katie, Jacob, Lexi
Birth Date: 07/30/1965
Birth Place: Jerseyville, IL
Home City: Jacksonville, IL

Summary

In-State $300,629.00
Out-Of-State $38,450.00
Unknown State $69,282.00
Party Committee $2,875.00
Leadership Committee $6,575.00
Personal Funds $0.00
Individual Contributions $95,528.00
Unitemized $54,995.00
Public Funding $0.00
Non-Contribution $2,438.00
Institutions and Companies $245,951.00
Total Contributions 551
Total $408,362.00
Cycle: 2010
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Top Sectors

Unitemized Contributions $54,995.00
Labor $53,350.00
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate $49,740.00
Construction $46,125.00
Uncoded $44,305.00
Energy & Natural Resources $39,655.00
Agriculture $37,750.00
General Business $31,001.00
Health $19,874.00
Communications & Electronics $8,250.00
Candidate Contributions $6,575.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $6,034.00
Party $2,875.00
Government Agencies/Education/Other $2,755.00
Transportation $2,640.00
Non-Contributions $2,438.00

Top Industries

Unitemized Contributions $54,995.00
Public Sector Unions $49,000.00
Uncoded $44,305.00
General Contractors $43,500.00
Agricultural Services & Products $36,225.00
Electric Utilities $22,850.00
Insurance $17,825.00
Health Professionals $11,874.00
Retail Sales $11,225.00
Commercial Banks $11,065.00
Oil & Gas $10,300.00
Securities & Investment $7,500.00
Payday/Title Loans $6,500.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $6,034.00
Leadership PACs $5,250.00
Hospitals & Nursing Homes $5,000.00
Telecom Services & Equipment $4,750.00
General Trade Unions $4,075.00
Beer, Wine & Liquor $4,000.00
Water Utilities $3,560.00
Real Estate $3,150.00
Party Committees $2,875.00
Gambling & Casinos $2,700.00
Chemical & Related Manufacturing $2,655.00
Railroads $2,250.00
Tobacco companies & tobacco product sales $2,250.00
TV & Movie Production/Distribution $2,000.00
Retired $1,920.00
Accountants $1,800.00
Business Services $1,750.00
Pharmaceuticals & Health Products $1,750.00
Building Materials & Equipment $1,700.00
Miscellaneous Manufacturing & Distributing $1,500.00
Automotive $1,500.00
Miscellaneous Services $1,450.00
Credit Unions $1,400.00
Business Associations $1,375.00
Interest Income $1,369.00
Candidate Committees $1,325.00
Food & Beverage $1,250.00
Health Services $1,250.00
Non-Contribution $1,069.00
Crop Production & Basic Processing $1,025.00
Lodging & Tourism $846.00
Cable TV $750.00
Telephone Utilities $750.00
Miscellaneous Transport $740.00
Construction Services $675.00
Education $550.00
Miscellaneous Finance $500.00
Food Processing & Sales $500.00
Trucking $400.00
Waste Management $395.00
Mining $300.00
Civil Servants/Public Officials $285.00
Transportation Unions $275.00
Special Trade Contractors $250.00

Top Contributors

BRUNER, JAMES P $37,500.00
ILLINOIS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION $35,500.00
WAGNER, DOUG $18,225.00
WAGNER SEED & SUPPLY CO $16,500.00
AMEREN ILLINOIS $9,000.00
ILLINOIS STATE MEDICAL SOCIETY $8,524.00
DWM INC $7,500.00
WALGREENS $5,500.00
BECKER, JOY F $5,250.00
TR $5,250.00
AMEREN $5,000.00
ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF ILLINOIS $5,000.00
SOUTHWEST AREA COUNCIL FEDERATION OF TEACHERS $5,000.00
ILLINOIS HOSPITAL & HEALTH SYSTEMS ASSOCIATION $4,500.00
ILLINOIS PETROLEUM MARKETERS ASSOCIATION $4,300.00
NICOR GAS $3,500.00
MIDWEST GENERATION EME $3,000.00
HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORP $3,000.00
ILLINOIS FEDERATION OF TEACHERS $3,000.00
ADVANCE AMERICA CASH ADVANCE $3,000.00
PROFESSIONAL INDEPENDENT INSURANCE AGENTS OF ILLINOIS $2,750.00
ILLINOIS REALTORS ASSOCIATION $2,750.00
ILLINOIS RURAL WATER ASSOCIATION $2,560.00
JAC $2,500.00
COTTONWOOD FINANCIAL LTD $2,500.00
MID-CENTRAL ILLINOIS DISTRICT COUNCIL OF CARPENTERS $2,500.00
ASSOCIATED FIRE FIGHTERS OF ILLINOIS $2,450.00
ILLINOIS LIFE INSURANCE COUNCIL $2,000.00
ALTRIA $2,000.00
DYNEGY INC $2,000.00
MILLERCOORS $2,000.00
EMERALD VALLEY FARMS MARTIN & ASSOCIATES $2,000.00
AT&T $2,000.00
COMMUNITY BANKERS ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS $2,000.00
ILLINOIS BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION $2,000.00
ASSOCIATED BEER DISTRIBUTORS OF ILLINOIS $2,000.00
OLIN CORP $1,955.00
GONZALEZ, RALPH $1,875.00
STATE UNIVERSITIES ANNUITANTS ASSOCIATION $1,800.00
CONSOLIDATED GRAIN & BARGE CO $1,600.00
WAL-MART $1,500.00
CABLE TELEVISION & COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS $1,500.00
STATE FARM AGENTS & ASSOCIATES $1,500.00
ILLINOIS MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION $1,500.00
FILSON GORDON ASSOCIATES $1,500.00
ILLINOIS MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION $1,500.00
ILLINOIS ENERGY ASSOCIATION $1,500.00
ILLINOIS BANKERS ASSOCIATION $1,450.00
ILLINOIS CREDIT UNION LEAGUE $1,400.00
BROOKS, DAN $1,365.00
COMED $1,300.00
TRUSTMARK INSURANCE CO $1,250.00
HUMANA $1,250.00
GUARANTEE TRUST LIFE INSURANCE CO $1,250.00
ILLINOIS ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE & FINANCIAL ADVISORS $1,200.00
STANDLEY, FRED $1,200.00
ILLINOIS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE $1,100.00
WILLIAMSON FUNERAL HOME $1,050.00
ILLINOIS OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION $1,050.00
ILLINOIS STATE DENTAL SOCIETY $1,050.00
MERRIS, WILLIAM $1,000.00
WATSONS MOWING SERVICE $1,000.00
AQUA ILLINOIS INC $1,000.00
MONSANTO $1,000.00
PENN NATIONAL GAMING $1,000.00
ILLINOIS CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY CMTE $1,000.00
GRAND TRUNK WESTERN RAILROAD $1,000.00
K E VAS CO $1,000.00
COMCAST $1,000.00
ON THE WAY $1,000.00
ILLINOIS LEAGUE OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS $1,000.00
MEDCO HEALTH SOLUTIONS $1,000.00
TARGET CORP $1,000.00
NORFOLK SOUTHERN CORP $1,000.00
ELI LILLY & CO $1,000.00
ILLINOIS INSURANCE ASSOCIATION $1,000.00
ILLINOIS THOROUGHBRED HORSEMENS ASSOCIATION $1,000.00
OPERATING ENGINEERS LOCAL 965 $1,000.00
TURNER TREE SERVICE $1,000.00
HODGE DWYER & DRIVER $1,000.00
CARROLLTON FARMERS ELEVATOR CO $1,000.00
EXXONMOBIL $1,000.00
MCDONALDS ILLINOIS OWNERS & OPERATORS $1,000.00
JERSEY COUNTY REPUBLICAN CENTRAL CMTE $925.00
ROLANDO, SANDRA $920.00
PIKE COUNTY REPUBLICAN CENTRAL CMTE $900.00
REND LAKE RESORT $846.00
KEEN, JOSEPH E $835.00
DUNCAN, JAMES R $825.00
COPE PLASTICS INC $800.00
MORGAN COUNTY REPUBLICAN CENTRAL CMTE $800.00
JACKSONVILLE SAVINGS BANK $790.00
ILLINOIS INDEPENDENT TELEPHONE ASSOCIATION $750.00
CASS CABLE TV $750.00
EOFF, THOMAS $750.00
CASEYS GENERAL STORES $750.00
BENTON & ASSOCIATES INC $750.00
FLETCHER TOPOL OBRIEN & KASPER $750.00
RODEMS, DONALD $750.00
A BROTHERHOOD AIMED TOWARDS EDUCATION $740.00
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