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James 'Jim' W. Merritt, Jr.

Jim Merritt, Jr.'s Campaign Finances

Full Name: James 'Jim' W. Merritt, Jr.
Office: State Senate (IN) - District 31, Republican Majority Caucus Chair
First Elected: 11/06/1990
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for State Senate - District 31
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 6, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kelley; 3 Children: Abby, Jennifer, Will
Birth Date: 07/28/1959
Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN
Home City: Indianapolis, IN
Religion: Protestant

Summary

In-State $75,456.00
Out-Of-State $33,300.00
Unknown State $2,700.00
Party Committee $0.00
Leadership Committee $750.00
Personal Funds $0.00
Individual Contributions $5,331.00
Unitemized $0.00
Public Funding $0.00
Non-Contribution $425.00
Institutions and Companies $104,950.00
Total Contributions 172
Total $111,456.00
Cycle: 2012
Data provided by FollowTheMoney.org

Top Sectors

Energy & Natural Resources $26,850.00
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate $21,100.00
Health $19,850.00
Communications & Electronics $11,200.00
Transportation $9,000.00
Uncoded $8,231.00
General Business $5,850.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $3,350.00
Construction $2,250.00
Labor $1,650.00
Agriculture $950.00
Candidate Contributions $750.00
Non-Contributions $425.00

Top Industries

Health Professionals $14,400.00
Electric Utilities $13,450.00
Real Estate $11,250.00
Telecom Services & Equipment $9,950.00
Uncoded $8,231.00
Trucking $4,500.00
Miscellaneous Energy $4,250.00
Insurance $3,500.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists $3,350.00
Hospitals & Nursing Homes $3,200.00
Railroads $2,900.00
Commercial Banks $2,750.00
Air Transport $2,300.00
Pharmaceuticals & Health Products $2,250.00
Automotive $2,200.00
Recreation & Live Entertainment $2,150.00
Oil & Gas $2,000.00
Steel $1,800.00
Beer, Wine & Liquor $1,750.00
General Contractors $1,400.00
Mining $1,250.00
Waste Management $1,200.00
Public Sector Unions $1,150.00
Credit Unions $1,000.00
Accountants $1,000.00
Retail Sales $1,000.00
Payday/Title Loans $1,000.00
Construction Services $850.00
Computer Equipment & Services $750.00
Candidate Committees $750.00
Miscellaneous Finance, Insurance & Real Estate $600.00
Miscellaneous Manufacturing & Distributing $600.00
Cable TV $500.00
General Trade Unions $500.00
Non-Contribution $425.00
Farm Bureau $400.00
Livestock $300.00
Food Processing & Sales $250.00
Tobacco companies & tobacco product sales $250.00
Food & Beverage $100.00

Top Contributors

VISION CONCEPTS $7,000.00
ZINK PROPERTIES $5,000.00
INDIANA STATEWIDE ASSOCIATION OF RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES $5,000.00
INDIANA MOTOR TRUCK ASSOCIATION $4,500.00
COMCAST $4,000.00
INDIANA MULTI-FAMILY HOUSING $3,250.00
INDIANA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $3,000.00
ANTHEM INC $2,500.00
INDIANA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION $2,500.00
NISOURCE INC $2,500.00
INDIANAPOLIS POWER & LIGHT CO $2,250.00
AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER $2,000.00
UPS $2,000.00
INDIANA ACADEMY OF OPHTHALMOLOGY $2,000.00
DUKE ENERGY $2,000.00
INDIANA BANKERS ASSOCIATION $1,750.00
INDIANA WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION $1,750.00
AT&T $1,750.00
AGENCY, ASHER $1,606.00
CSX TRANSPORTATION $1,500.00
INDIANA COAL COUNCIL $1,250.00
WASTE MANAGEMENT $1,200.00
PROFESSIONAL FIRE FIGHTERS UNION OF INDIANA $1,150.00
INDIANA MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION $1,000.00
BP NORTH AMERICA $1,000.00
INDIANA CABLE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION $1,000.00
HEALTH PAC $1,000.00
INDIANA CPA SOCIETY $1,000.00
HUNTINGTON BANCSHARES $1,000.00
US STEEL CORP $1,000.00
CASH AMERICA INTERNATIONAL $1,000.00
T-MOBILE $1,000.00
ENTERPRISE HOLDINGS $1,000.00
NORFOLK SOUTHERN $1,000.00
BUILD INDIANA COUNCIL $1,000.00
INDIANA PETROLEUM MARKETERS & CONVENIENCE STORE OPERATORS $1,000.00
SPRINT NEXTEL $1,000.00
INDIANA CREDIT UNION LEAGUE $1,000.00
INDIANA TRIAL LAWYERS ASSOCIATION $1,000.00
INDIANA ENERGY ASSOCIATION $900.00
AMERICAN COUNCIL OF ENGINEERING COMPANIES OF INDIANA $850.00
BAKER & DANIELS $800.00
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS $800.00
INDIANA TELEPHONE INDUSTRY $800.00
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS $800.00
INDIANA SOCIETY OF ANESTHESIOLOGISTS $800.00
ARCELORMITTAL $800.00
GENERAL MOTORS $800.00
VECTREN CORP $800.00
ASTRAZENECA $800.00
MICROSOFT $750.00
INDIANA BEVERAGE ALLIANCE $750.00
HOLDMAN FOR SENATE $750.00
INDIANA AMUSEMENT & MUSIC OPERATORS ASSOCIATION $700.00
INDIANA HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION $700.00
INDIANA VENDING COUNCIL $650.00
GENERAL ELECTRIC $600.00
NEW MILLENNIUM BUILDING SYSTEMS $600.00
MCCARTY, ELIZABETH $600.00
MERRITT JR, JAMES W $525.00
INSURE-RITE, INC $500.00
CENTRAL INDIANA COMMUNICATIONS, INC $500.00
LOFTUS JR, JOSEPH E $500.00
TAFT STETTINIUS & HOLLISTER $500.00
COVANTA ENERGY $500.00
INDIANA EMERGENCY MEDICINE PAC $500.00
MEIJER INC $500.00
DIRECTV $500.00
ERS PAC OF INDIANA $500.00
INDIANA DENTAL ASSOCIATION $500.00
DIAGEO $500.00
INDIANA AMERICAN WATER PAC $500.00
BOILERMAKERS LOCAL 374 $500.00
FARMERS INSURANCE GROUP $500.00
INDIANA STATE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION $500.00
INDIANA ASSOCIATION OF BEVERAGE RETAILERS $500.00
WAL-MART $500.00
INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY $450.00
INDIANA OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION $400.00
SAMUEL SOLUTIONS GROUP LLC $400.00
INDIANA RAILROAD TRANSPORTATION GROUP $400.00
INDIANA STATE CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION $400.00
AUTOMOBILE DEALERS ASSOCIATION OF INDIANA $400.00
INDIANA ASSOCIATION OF REHABILITATION FACILITIES $400.00
INDIANA BUILDERS ASSOCIATION $400.00
ABBOTT LABORATORIES $400.00
HAAG, MARILYN S $400.00
INDIANA FARM BUREAU $400.00
INDIANA CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION $400.00
CENTURYLINK $400.00
HT HACKNEY CO $350.00
FEDERAL EXPRESS $300.00
INDIANA PORK ASSOCIATION $300.00
RICHMOND MASTER DISTRIBUTORS $300.00
THRAPP, RICHARD J $300.00
AMERICAN INSURANCE ASSOCIATION $250.00
ASSOCIATION OF INDIANA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES $250.00
INDIANA LICENSED BEVERAGE ASSOCIATION $250.00
PFIZER $250.00
BOSE MCKINNEY & EVANS $250.00
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