Key Findings:

  • Nearly 54 percent of the Blue Dog PAC’s contributions this year have come from three sectors: health care PACs, energy PACs, and financial services PACs
  • As the Blue Dog Coalition’s clout has grown, their fundraising has mushroomed. In in the first half of 2009, their PAC raised over $1.1 million — more than in all of 2003-2004
  • The Blue Dog PAC’s fundraising his increased in each complete cycle, taking in $2,636,273 in contributions in 2007-2008 (up from $1,239,516 in 2005-2006)