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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 42

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Tim Sheridan

Democratic
Negotiator/Litigator/Instructor
104,689 votes (41.2%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Social Security Recipients did not receive a cost-of-living increase this year because the Social Security Administration uses an outdated Consumer Price Index. I will work to change the index so that there is a regular increase each year.
  • I support increasing military pay. I will also fight to fully fund the Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans issues will be a priority in my office.
  • I will introduce legislation to reduce student loan interest rates and promote more reasonable repayment terms.

Experience

Education

Georgetown LL.M., Law (1998)
The University of Akron School of Law J.D., Law (1992)
SUNY/Oswego B.A., Communication/Broadcasting (1989)
Onondaga Community College A.A.S., Radio/Television (1986)

Who gave money to this candidate?

Contributions

Total money raised: $161,829

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Employees of Timothy J Sheridan
$25,656
2
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
$10,000
2
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
$10,000
2
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
$10,000
2
IUOE State Unit 12
$10,000
2
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW)
$10,000

More information about contributions

By State:

California 56.48%
District of Columbia 41.79%
New Jersey 0.48%
Massachusetts 0.40%
New York 0.40%
Other 0.46%
56.48%41.79%

By Size:

Large contributions (82.43%)
Small contributions (17.57%)
82.43%17.57%

By Type:

From organizations (52.33%)
From individuals (47.67%)
52.33%47.67%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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