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

No longer in office

Total Campaign Contributions Received by Addison "Mitch" McConnell: $26,591,555

Top 10 Interests Funding

Securities & Investment$2,426,687
Oil & Gas$1,171,884
Lawyers/Law Firms$1,066,464
Health Professionals$1,011,545
Real Estate$957,900
Misc Finance$660,230
Commercial Banks$624,839
Hospitals/Nursing Homes$615,470

Top 10 Organizations Funding

Blackstone Group$181,800
Goldman Sachs$133,525
Kindred Healthcare$107,200
Humana Incorporated$103,300
Jpmorgan Chase and Company$90,075
Citigroup Incorporated$87,200
Alliance Coal$85,700
Davita Healthcare Partners$82,625
General Electric$74,455

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