Jay McGovern

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Jay McGovern is a Democratic candidate for the 4th Congressional District of Florida

Jay McGovern is a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 4th Congressional District (map) of Florida. He is seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Ander Crenshaw (R-Fla.). The primary will take place on August 26, 2008.

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Positions, record and controversies

Bio

McGovern is a former naval aviator, and currently works as an engineer.[1]

2008 elections

McGovern is seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep. Ander Crenshaw (R-Fla.) in the 2008 congressional elections.[2][3]

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. For specific controversies, see this article's record and controversies section.

Campaign contributions

The following is drawn from government records of campaign contributions to Jay McGovern. Campaign contributions are one of the most direct conduits for influencing members of Congress. How to use this information.

Top Contributors to during the 2008 Election Cycle
DonorAmount (US Dollars)
EMC Corp$ 8,600
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance$ 8,000
National Assn of Realtors$ 8,000
Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics$ 7,500
Teamsters Union$ 7,500
O'Neill, Athy & Casey$ 6,100
American Assn for Justice$ 6,000
Cashman Constructors$ 5,200
Clivus Multrum$ 5,200
Farm Aid Inc$ 5,200
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.

Committees and affiliations

Committees

McGovern will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.

Affiliations

McGovern is affiliated with the American Legion, the Experimental Aircraft Association, the Florida Engineering Society, the National Society of Professional Engineers, and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW).

More background data

Contact

Mail: P.O. Box 41103, Jacksonville, FL 32203
E-mail: jay@jay4congress.com
Phone: (904)-626-9618

Articles and resources

See also

References

  1. McGovern for Congress
  2. 2008 Race Tracker page on Florida's 4th Congressional District
  3. Florida Secretary of State, Department of Elections website

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