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David Schweikert (R)
|Leadership:||No leadership position|
|(subcommittees and past assignments)|
| Next election: Nov. 6, 2012
Primary challenge: N/a
Incumbent running: Yes, but for Senate
2012 candidates for AZ-06
|Confirmed:||David Schweikert, Matt Jette|
|Possible:||None so far|
|Out:||None so far|
|(more info & editing for AZ-06)|
Positions, record and controversies
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Schweikert is adamant about pursuing oil shale, clean coal and natural gas as well as alternative forms of energy such as solar, wind and alternative fuels. He believes the Country's energy policy should be an “all forms all the time."
Schweikert is a resident of Fountain Hills, AZ. Schweikert has known the area for many years and is a graduate of Saguaro High School. Schweikert received his MBA from the ASU WP Carey Executive Program and also holds a BA from the ASU School of Business. Prior to becoming the Maricopa Country Tresurer, Schweikert represented Scottsdale and Fountain Hills in the Arizona State Legislature along with chairing the State Board of Equilization. Schweikert and his wife Joyce live in Fountain Hills where they run a real estate business.
Schweikert's political career started in 1991 when he served on the Arizona State legislature, representing the Scottsdale and Fountain Hills area. He served there until 1994. He has also held a position on the State Board of Equilization and served as Maricopa Country Treasurer.
Money in politics
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|Top Contributors to during the 2010 Election Cycle|
|Donor||Amount (US Dollars)|
|Every Republican is Crucial PAC||$ 15,000|
|American Resort Development Assn||$ 10,000|
|Freedom Project||$ 10,000|
|Publix Super Markets||$ 10,000|
|International Speedway||$ 9,500|
|Darden Restaurants||$ 8,900|
|National Pain Institute||$ 8,100|
|KPMG LLP||$ 8,000|
|Air Products & Chemicals Inc||$ 7,500|
|Source: The Center for Responsive Politics' www.OpenSecrets.org site.|
Note: Contributions are not from the organizations themselves, but are rather from
the organization's PAC, employees or owners. Totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.
|Links to more campaign contribution information for David Schweikert
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
|Fundraising profile:||2008 election cycle||Career totals|
|Top contributors by organization/corporation:||2008 election cycle||Career totals|
|Top contributors by industry:||2008 election cycle||Career totals|
- Revolving door profile for David Schweikert from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- 2006 privately funded travel profile for David Schweikert from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- Personal finance profile for David Schweikert from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
Committees and affiliations
|On the Web|
Articles and resources
- ↑ www.david08.com
- ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on Arizona's 5th Congressional District
- ↑ Official Schweikert for Congress website
Semantic data ()
|From the Sunlight Foundation API|
|Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives|
|Title: Rep||First name: David||Middle name:||Last name: Schweikert|
|Party: R||State: AZ||District:
06 District short: 6
|Currently in office? True|
|Phone: 202-225-2190||Fax:||Website: http://schweikert.house.gov||Webform email: |
|DC office: 1205 Longworth House Office Building|
|Bioguide ID: S001183||Votesmart ID: 106387||FEC ID: H4AZ06045||Govtrack ID: 412399|
|CRP ID: N00006460||Eventful ID:||Old Sunlight ID:||Twitter ID: RepDavid|
|OpenCongress Wiki URL: http://www.opencongress.org/wiki/David_Schweikert||YouTubeID: http://youtube.com/RepDavidSchweikert||Senate class:|
|Entered manually within the Template:Politician|
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Ranking Member On:
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|First Elected to Current Office:
November 2, 2010
|First Took Current Office:
January 3, 2011
|Previous Political Work?
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Date of Birth:
November 2, 2010