Donor Tracking: Who's Funding Your Representative

Following The Money: This page is designed to help the public find out who’s funding their elected officials. The information shows state officeholders' top donors over time across a variety of giving methods. The data comes from the Secretary of State’s database and IRS filings.

The data was last updated May 7, 2019. For candidate committees, the numbers cover through Nov. 26, 2018. For political action committees (PACs) connected to officeholders, the numbers cover through April 20, 2019.

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45th House District, Rep. Mike Webber

45TH HOUSE DISTRICT (A portion of Oakland County)

Current representative: The current representative for the 45th District is Rep. Mike Webber (R-Rochester Hills). The district features Rochester, Rochester Hills and part of Oakland Twp. Rep. Webber is a licensed insurance agent and previously served on the Rochester Hills City Council.

Webber is chair of the House Regulatory Reform Committee.

A map of the 45th District is available here.

Rep. Webber raises money through a candidate committee, Committee to Elect Michael Webber for State Representative, and a leadership PAC, the Greater Rochester Leadership Fund.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Rep. Webber And Connected Committees From 2013 To The Present:

1. VerHeulen Leadership Fund, Rob VerHeulen, $20,500

2. Chatfield Majority Funds, Lee Chatfield, $15,000

3. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $12,600

4. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $12,000

5. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $10,850

6. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $10,950

7. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $10,600

8. CMS Energy Employees for Better Government, Consumers Energy, $9,350

9. Michigan Realtors PAC, $8,250

10. John Kennedy and Kennedy family, Autocam, $7,000

11. Business Leaders of Michigan PAC, $7,000


DETAILED LISTS

Top donors to the Greater Rochester Leadership Fund for 2019-2020:

1. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $500
2. Michigan Bankers Association, $250

Top donors to Committee to Elect Michael Webber for State Representative for 2017-2018:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, $5,000
2. Chatfield Majority Fund, Lee Chatfield, $5,000
3. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $3,500
4. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $3,000
5. CMS Energy Employees for Better Government, $3,000
6. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $3,000
7. AT&T, $2,750
8. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $2,500
9. VerHeulen Leadership Fund, Rob VerHeulen, $2,000
10. DTE Energy PAC, $2,000
11. Michigan Chamber PAC, $1,500
12. Delta PAC, $1,500

Top donors to the Greater Rochester Leadership Fund for 2017-2018:

1. Chatfield Majority Fund 2, Lee Chatfield, $10,000
2. Contribution from Webber’s State House Campaign Committee, $5,250
3. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $4,000
4. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $3,000
5. Russ Shelton, Shelton Buick GMC, $2,500
6. Frank Rewold, Frank Rewold & Sons, $2,500
7. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $2,500
8. Business Leaders for Michigan, $2,000
9. Michigan Association of Health Plans, MAHP Advisory PAC, $2,000
10. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $2,000

Top donors to Committee to Elect Michael Webber for State Representative for 2015-2016:

1. VerHeulen Leadership Fund, Rob VerHeulen, $5,000
2. DTE Energy Company PAC, $4,500
3. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $4,500
4. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $3,100
5. CMS Energy Employees for Better Government, $2,850
6. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $2,600
7. Michigan Bankers Association of Michigan PAC, $2,500
8. Kennedy family, $2,000
9. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $1,950
10. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $1,750
11. Dental PAC of Michigan, $1,750
12. General Motors Company PAC, $1,650
13. Michigan Chamber PAC, $1,500

Top donors to the Greater Rochester Leadership Fund for 2015-2016:

1. Candidate Committee Mike Webber, $15,000
2. VerHeulen Leadership Fund, Rob VerHeulen, $12,500
3. John Kennedy, Autocam, $5,000
4. Business Leaders of Michigan PAC, $5,000
5. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $4,250
6. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $4,000
7. DTE Energy, $3,000
8. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $2,000
9. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $1,250
10. CMS Energy Employees for Better Government, $1,000
11. Adrian Hemond, Grassroots Midwest, $1,000
12. Michigan Chamber PAC, $1,000
13. Stephen Mendelson, $1,000

Top donors to Committee to Elect Michael Webber for State Representative for 2013-2014:

1. Michael Webber, $3,075
2. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $2,500
3. Value for Michigan (John Moolenaar), $2,500
4. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $1,600
5. CMS Energy Employees for Better Government, $1,500
6. (Jeff) Farrington Leadership Fund, $1,000
7. Michael Jandernoa, $1,000
8. Michigan Chamber of Commerce PAC, $1,000
9. Michigan Insurance Coalition PAC, $1,000
10. (Lisa) Posthumus Lyons Leadership Fund, $1,000
11. (Al) Pscholka Results PAC, $1,000
12. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $1,000
13. George Seifert, $1,000
14. Vision for Victory, Kevin Cotter, $1,000
15. James Wimberley, $1,000

Campaign finance reports can be found in the Michigan Secretary of State's campaign finance database. If you see an error in the above data, please contact us at mcfn@mcfn.org.

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