Heather A Wilson
- Office Sought:
- US Senate, NM
WILSON, Heather, a Representative from New Mexico; born in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., December 30, 1960; graduated from Keene High School, Keene, N.H.; B.S. United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo., 1982; Rhodes Scholar, M.Phil., Oxford University, Oxford, England, 1984; D.Phil., Oxford University, Oxford, England, 1985; United States Air Force, 1978-1989; cabinet secretary of the New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department, 1995-1998; director for European Defense Policy and Arms Control, National Security Council, 1989-1991; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fifth Congress by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Steven Schiff, reelected to the five succeeding Congresses (June 23, 1998-January 3, 2009); not a candidate for reelection in 2008, but was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination for the United States Senate.
Campaign Finance$3,031,400 Received
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- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Latest FEC Datacovers through candidate's May 16, 2012 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
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Summaryoverview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
- Total Raised:
- $3,031,400 #40 of 236 Senate candidates
- Total Spent:
- $1,587,219 #43 of 236 Senate candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $1,453,829 #38 of 236 Senate candidates
Contributions Over Timereflects only contributions over $200, as smaller contributions are not individually reported. For some candidates a significant portion of their fundraising may not be captured by this chart.
Independent Expendituresoutside groups that spent money supporting or opposing the candidate
Committee Name Support/Oppose Total Spending American CrossroadsSupport $427,941 League of Conservation VotersOppose $351,851 Defenders Of Wildlife Action CommitteeOppose $333,208 Us Chamber Of CommerceSupport $220,901 Sierra ClubOppose $189,448 Lcv Victory FundOppose $1,339
Donor Informationcovers through 2011. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
Top IndustriesOpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
In State vs. Out of Statecontributions from individuals, in dollars
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Recent and upcoming fundraisersFull invitations can be viewed at Party Time
Date Event June 4, 2012
- Coffee and a "Brownie Break" at National Republican Senatorial Committee
May 17, 2012
- Reception at 21 Club
- Hosted by:
- Ken Mehlman, Wayne Berman, Alfonse D'Amato, John Catsimatidis, Gov. Chris Christie, Lew Eisenberg , Cheryl Halpern, David Kiefer, Michael Leffell, Harrison LeFrak, Bill Palatucci, Dr. Harvey Schiller, Candy Straight, John L. Townsend III
May 1, 2012
- Reception at Mesa Verde Ranch
- Hosted by:
- William Gray, Yvette Herrell, Cheri & Randy Rabon, Judy & Jeff Rabon
April 30, 2012
- Reception at Bodega Burger & Lounge
- Hosted by:
- Gail & Dale Armstrong, Earle & Holm Bursum III, Myriam & Holm Bursum IV, State Rep. Don Tripp
March 29, 2012
- Luncheon at Johnny's Half Shell