PAC Financial Activity

1997-98

No. of

Cmtes

Receipts

Disbursements

Cash on Hand

Debts to

Debts By

Corporate

1,821

$144,115,389

$137,570,423

$41,087,447

$42,450

$573,964

Labor

353

$111,312,402

$98,247,303

$44,098,132

$64,720

$395,730

Non Connected

1,326

$114,321,557

$107,775,031

$17,223,500

$154,970

$9,805,704

Trade/Membership/Health

921

$119,576,494

$114,365,202

$30,968,879

$57,636

$1,531,525

Cooperative

45

$4,468,403

$4,345,123

$1,862,833

$0

$0

Corporations Without Stock

133

$8,782,595

$8,527,765

$2,805,540

$20,704

$335,468

Total

4,599

$502,576,840

$470,830,847

$138,046,331

$340,480

$12,642,391

 

Summary of PAC Contributions to Federal Candidates during 1997-98

Contributions by Candidate Office

No. of

Cmtes

Total Contrib

Presidential

Senate

House

Corporate

1425

$78,018,750

$2,365

$26,295,184

$51,721,201

(1998 candidates only)

($71,121,531)

$0

($20,865,657)

($50,255,874)

Labor

232

$44,606,983

$1,835

$6,729,117

$37,876,031

($43,371,982)

$0

($6,035,426)

($37,336,556)

Non Connected

560

$28,154,544

$19,673

$7,913,229

$20,221,642

($27,106,347)

$0

($7,149,125)

($19,957,222)

Trade/Membership/Health

664

$62,322,845

$8,414

$14,859,457

$47,454,974

($59,020,938)

$0

($12,531,583)

($46,489,355)

Cooperative

41

$2,411,076

$300

$541,254

$1,869,522

($2,220,546)

$0

($418,574)

($1,801,972)

Corporations Without Stock

102

$4,429,368

$1,000

$1,439,889

$2,988,479

($3,970,783)

$0

($1,076,287)

($2,894,496)

Total

3024

$219,943,566

$33,587

$57,778,130

$162,131,849

($206,812,127)

$0

($48,076,652)

($158,735,475)

Contributions by Candidate Status

No. of

Cmtes

Incumbent

Challenger

Open Seat

Corporate

1425

$66,003,650

$4,869,098

$7,146,002

($59,334,927)

($4,640,602)

($7,146,002)

Labor

232

$31,355,373

$6,489,957

$6,761,653

($30,258,097)

($6,352,232)

($6,761,653)

Non Connected

560

$17,265,183

$5,522,983

$5,366,378

($16,322,266)

($5,417,703)

($5,366,378)

Trade/Membership/Health

664

$50,350,931

$4,783,167

$7,188,747

($47,180,936)

($4,651,255)

($7,188,747)

Cooperative

41

$2,240,520

$53,750

$116,806

($2,061,540)

($42,200)

($116,806)

Corporations Without Stock

102

$3,648,090

$377,440

$403,838

($3,196,433)

($370,512)

($403,838)

Total

3024

$170,863,747

$22,096,395

$26,983,424

($158,354,199)

($21,474,504)

($26,983,424)

Contributions by Candidate Party

No. of

Cmtes

Democrat

Republican

Other

Corporate

1425

$25,034,768

$52,959,472

$24,510

($23,067,243)

($48,039,663)

($14,625)

Labor

232

$40,533,988

$3,933,720

$139,275

($39,508,937)

($3,735,020)

($128,025)

Non Connected

560

$11,076,762

$17,026,665

$51,117

($10,657,303)

($16,399,927)

($49,117)

Trade/Membership/Health

664

$23,461,367

$38,802,425

$59,053

($22,306,983)

($36,664,324)

($49,631)

Cooperative

41

$1,172,544

$1,236,532

$2,000

($1,086,444)

($1,134,102)

$0

Corporations Without Stock

102

$1,943,395

$2,479,223

$6,750

($1,763,462)

($2,200,571)

($6,750)

Total

3024

$103,222,824

$116,438,037

$282,705

($98,390,372)

($108,173,607)

($248,148)