1997-98    
   

TOP 50 SENATE - CONTRIBUTIONS FROM INDIVIDUALS

           

RANK

CANDIDATE

STATE

PARTY

INC

INDIV

       

CHL

CONTRIB

       

OPN

 

1

D'AMATO, ALFONSE M

NY

REP

I

$5,430,061

2

SCHUMER, CHARLES E

NY

DEM

C

$4,105,005

3

BOXER, BARBARA

CA

DEM

I

$3,672,776

4

SPECTER, ARLEN

PA

REP

I

$2,363,632

5

DASCHLE, THOMAS A

SD

DEM

I

$1,789,817

6

VOINOVICH, GEORGE V

OH

REP

O

$1,770,818

7

FONG, MATTHEW K

CA

REP

C

$1,706,511

8

SHELBY, RICHARD CRAIG

AL

REP

I

$1,629,974

9

BRAUN, CAROL MOSELEY

IL

DEM

I

$1,595,917

10

GRAHAM, BOB

FL

DEM

I

$1,568,560

11

BOND, CHRISTOPHER S

MO

REP

I

$1,538,114

12

FAIRCLOTH, DUNCAN MCLAUCH

NC

REP

I

$1,495,439

13

DODD, CHRISTOPHER J

CT

DEM

I

$1,493,063

14

BREAUX, JOHN B

LA

DEM

I

$1,473,573

15

WYDEN, RONALD LEE

OR

DEM

I

$1,273,477

16

BAYH, EVAN

IN

DEM

O

$1,255,197

17

COVERDELL, PAUL DOUGLAS

GA

REP

I

$1,225,962

18

HOLLINGS, ERNEST F

SC

DEM

I

$1,171,268

19

FEINGOLD, RUSSELL D

WI

DEM

I

$1,120,795

20

MURRAY, PATTY

WA

DEM

I

$1,098,434

21

SMITH, LINDA

WA

REP

C

$1,071,681

22

GREEN, MARK

NY

DEM

C

$1,041,984

23

MCCAIN, JOHN

AZ

REP

I

$1,040,036

24

MIKULSKI, BARBARA A

MD

DEM

I

$940,296

25

GOLDING, SUSAN

CA

REP

C

$893,666

26

NEUMANN, MARK W

WI

REP

C

$885,566

27

NICKLES, DON SENATOR

OK

REP

I

$817,276

28

NIXON, JEREMIAH W (JAY)

MO

DEM

C

$751,213

29

BUNNING, JIM

KY

REP

O

$699,102

30

BOYLE, MARY

OH

DEM

O

$682,447

31

REID, HARRY M

NV

DEM

I

$612,414

32

ENSIGN, JOHN ERIC

NV

REP

C

$612,182

33

LEAHY, PATRICK JOSEPH

VT

DEM

I

$564,607

34

CRIST, CHARLES J JR

FL

REP

C

$543,705

35

DIDRICKSON, LOLETA

IL

REP

C

$521,205

36

BROWNBACK, SAMUEL DALE

KS

REP

I

$507,606

37

HENRY, STEPHEN LEWIS DR

KY

DEM

O

$503,911

38

BAESLER, HENRY SCOTT

KY

DEM

O

$503,192

39

INGLIS, ROBERT D

SC

REP

C

$488,560

40

INOUYE, DANIEL K

HI

DEM

I

$471,224

41

DORGAN, BYRON L

ND

DEM

I

$467,099

42

CAMPBELL, BEN NIGHTHORSE

CO

REP

I

$416,104

43

GRASSLEY, CHARLES E

IA

REP

I

$394,122

44

EDWARDS, JOHN R

NC

DEM

C

$365,338

45

COLES, MICHAEL J

GA

DEM

C

$356,975

46

FRANKS, GARY A

CT

REP

C

$282,135

47

BENNETT, ROBERT FOSTER

UT

REP

I

$277,336

48

LAMM, DOROTHY V

CO

DEM

C

$237,275

49

LINCOLN, BLANCHE LAMBERT

AR

DEM

O

$231,614

50

RUSTHOVEN, PETER J

IN

REP

O

$227,089