Mel Watt Democrat (Elected 1992), NC House district 12

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Total Campaign Contributions Received by Mel Watt: $276,536

Top 10 Organizations Funding

OrganizationContributions
Time Warner Cable$9,000
Cook Group$8,500
American Express$5,000
Eli Lilly and Company$5,000
American Resort Development Association$5,000
Machinistsaerospace Workers Union$5,000
National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors$5,000
Capital One Financial$5,000
Mid Atlantic Laborers Political League$5,000
Wells Fargo$5,000

Geographic Sources of Contributions to Mel Watt

Mel Watt received 89% of campaign contributions ($736,531) from outside his district. (Rank: 112 out of 421.)

Mel Watt received 74% of campaign contributions ($613,477) from outside his state. (Rank: 66 out of 421.)

Total Campaign Contributions, 2005-2007: $831,731

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Top 10 Contributing Zip Codes

Washington, DC 20036$82,025
Washington, DC 20001$64,250
Washington, DC 20006$58,500
Washington, DC 20005$52,772
Washington, DC 20004$19,800
Charlotte, NC 28211$16,750
Falls Church, VA 22042$16,500
Charlotte, NC 28288$16,000
Charlotte, NC 28216$15,500
Charlotte, NC 28207$14,300

Top 5 Contributing States

District Of Columbia$316,547
North Carolina$217,254
Virginia$54,400
New York$42,000
Illinois$27,122
Map of contributions to Mel Watt

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This map depicts the total amount of campaign contributions to U.S. Representative Mel Watt (North Carolina District 12), based on the House District in which each contribution originated. This map includes all contributions from January 2005 through December 2007, excluding individual contributions of less than $200 and contributions from political parties, other candidates, and leadership PACs. Contribution data supplied by MapLight from analysis of Center for Responsive Politics data. Map created 10/16/2008 by Azavea Inc. For more details, see full report at http://www.maplight.org/remotecontrol08. This map may be freely reproduced provide credit is given to “MapLight.”

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