California Prop. 20 - Campaign Contributions - Nov. 2010

Updated as of Nov. 5, 2010 11 a.m.

This ballot measure (PASSED)    Background

Prop. 20 removes elected representatives from process of establishing congressional districts and transfers that authority to recently-authorized 14-member redistricting commission comprised of Democrats, Republicans, and respresentatives of neither party. Fiscal Impact: No significant net change in state redistricting costs.(Source: Official Voter Information Guide)

In Support of Prop. 20

Contributions $14,763,329
Votes 4,292,368 (61.2%)

In Opposition to Prop. 20:

Contributions $553,031
Votes 2,725,008 (38.8%)

Top Contributors

In Support of Prop. 20

Charles T. Munger, Jr. & Charlotte A. Lowell $12,633,523
Philip Morris USA $500,000
Cypress Management Company, Inc. $500,000
Anheuser-Busch, Inc. $300,000
Diane B. Wilsey $100,000
Eli Broad $100,000
The Irvine Company $100,000
California Chamber of Commerce $85,000

In Opposition to Prop. 20

Fred Eychaner $100,000
Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees, Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees $100,000
Haim Saban $32,151
IHBA Inc. $20,000
Sidney W. Swartz $20,000
Steven B. Nichols $20,000
Thomas O'Donnell $20,000
Wayne D. Jordan $20,000

Contributions by State

In Support of Prop. 20

California $14,758,329
New York $5,000

In Opposition to Prop. 20

California $254,031
New York $131,000
Illinois $105,000
Washington D.C. $26,000
Florida $22,000
Arizona $5,000
Ohio $3,500
Maryland $3,000
New Jersey $2,500
Connecticut $1,000

Contributions by State in Support of Prop. 20


Contributions by State in Opposition to Prop. 20


• Contribution figures, geographic location and support and opposition are based on information disclosed by the individual campaign committees and published by the California Secretary of State. Campaign committees can declare positions on multiple ballot measures, in these cases MAPLight.org has included the total figures from these committees on each relevant proposition page. Industry and interest designation based on analysis conducted by MAPLight.org.

Click on the link below to download the latest contribution totals compiled by MAPLight.org.