Addison "Mitch" McConnell Republican (Elected 1984), KY Senate district

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Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) — Mitch McConnell is from Louisville, Ky. He was born in Colbert County, Ala. on Feb. 20, 1942. McConnell graduated with honors from the University of Louisville in 1964 and earned a J.D. from the University of Kentucky Law School in 1967. He served as a deputy assistant U.S. Attorney General from 1974 to 1975 and as the Judge/Executive of Jefferson County, Ky., from 1978 to 1984. McConnell was first elected to the U.S. Senate on Nov. 6, 1984. He married Elaine Chao on Feb. 6, 1993 and has three children from a previous marriage: Elly, Claire, and Porter. Elaine Chao served as labor secretary under George W. Bush. Source: Congressional Directory Online via GPO Access

In the 113th Congress, Addison "Mitch" McConnell was a member of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio), the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, and the Senate Committee on Appropriations.In the 112th Congress, Addison "Mitch" McConnell was a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio), the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration.In the 111th Congress, Addison "Mitch" McConnell was a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio), the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration.In the 110th Congress, Addison "Mitch" McConnell was a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, the Senate Committee on Appropriations, and the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration.

Addison "Mitch" McConnell can be contacted at 202-224-2541 and 202-224-2499 (fax).

Total Campaign Contributions Received by Addison "Mitch" McConnell: $26,722,510

Top 10 Interests Funding

InterestContributions
Securities & Investment$2,414,937
Oil & Gas$1,155,959
Lawyers/Law Firms$1,083,114
Insurance$1,007,400
Health Professionals$1,005,545
Real Estate$973,475
Lobbyists$728,307
Misc Finance$655,980
Commercial Banks$635,939
Hospitals/Nursing Homes$621,970

Top 10 Organizations Funding

OrganizationContributions
Blackstone Group$179,200
Goldman Sachs$133,525
Kindred Healthcare$117,200
Humana Incorporated$103,300
NORPAC$95,651
Jpmorgan Chase and Company$90,075
Citigroup Incorporated$86,700
Alliance Coal$83,000
American Express$73,750
General Electric$73,455

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