California Prop. 27 - Campaign Contributions - Nov. 2010

Updated as of Nov. 5, 2710 11 a.m.

This ballot measure (FAILED)    Background

Prop. 27 eliminates 14-member redistricting commission. Consolidates authority for establishing state Assembly, Senate, and Board of Equalization districts with elected representatives who draw congressional districts. Fiscal Impact: Possible reduction of state redistricting costs of around $1 million over the next year. Likely reduction of these costs of a few million dollars once every ten years beginning in 2020. (Source: Official Voter Information Guide)

In Support of Prop. 27

Contributions $7,911,202
Votes 2,798,391 (40.5%)

In Opposition to Prop. 27:

Contributions $14,783,845
Votes 4,094,438 (59.5%)

Top Contributors

In Support of Prop. 27

Haim Saban $2,000,000
American Federation of State County & Municipal Employees $1,250,000
American Federation of Teachers $1,000,000
Judy Chu Campaign Committee 2010 $510,000
Working for Working Americans $500,000
Democratic State Central Committee of California $375,000
California State Council of Service Employees $200,000

In Opposition to Prop. 27

Charles T. Munger, Jr. & Charlotte A. Lowell $12,633,523
Cypress Management Company, Inc. $500,000
Philip Morris USA $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

Contributions by State

In Support of Prop. 27

California $4,436,702
Washington D.C. $2,965,000
New York $102,500
Illinois $100,000
Maryland $100,000
Ohio $100,000
New Jersey $50,000
Texas $25,000
Colorado $20,000
Connecticut $10,000
Nevada $2,000

In Opposition to Prop. 27

California $14,778,845
New York $5,000

 


 


• 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.

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