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 their top donors over time across a variety of giving methods. The data comes from the Secretary of State’s database and IRS filings. You can search for an official through the search tool below.

The data was last updated Nov. 29, 2017.

15th House District, Rep. Abdullah Hammoud

15TH HOUSE DISTRICT (Most of the city of Dearborn)

Current representative: The current representative for the 15th House District is Rep. Abdullah Hammoud (D-Dearborn). The district includes much of the city of Dearborn. Hammoud was first elected to the Michigan House in 2016, taking office in 2017. According to his official House biography, Hammoud was a health care consultant and served as a volunteer with the United Nations Relief and Work Agency.

He was also previously a board member of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters.

A map of the 15th House District is available here.

Rep. Hammoud raises money through a candidate committee, Friends of Abdullah Hammoud, and a leadership PAC, Hammoud for Michigan, which launched in May 2017.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Rep. Hammoud And Connected Committees From 2015 Until The Present

1. Abdullah Hammoud, Henry Ford Health System, $5,000

2. Jawad family, Intermed distributors, $2,000

3. Hider family, Famous Hamburger, $2,000

4. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $2,000

5. Jalloul family, Dearborn Public Schools, $1,500

6. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $1,500

7. Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters, $1,500

8. Jawad family, Armada Oil, $1,300

9. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $1,250

10. Michigan Association of Health Plans, MAHP PAC, $1,250


DETAILED LISTS:

Top donors to Friends of Abdullah Hammoud for 2017-2018:

1. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $2,000
2. Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters, $1,500
3. David Chami, business owner, $1,000
4. Health PAC, Michigan Health & Hospital Association, $1,000
5. Ali Safiedine, MFAS, $1,000
6. Ned Fawaz, Energy International, $1,000
7. Fouad Berry, F.H. Berry Enterprises, $1,000
8. Justice PAC, Michigan Association for Justice, $1,000
9. Registrars PAC, $1,000
10. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, $1,000
11. McKinney Associates, lobby firm, $1,000
12. Michigan Nurses Association PAC, $750
13. Michigan Association of Health Plans, MAHP PAC, $750

Top donors to Hammoud for Michigan for 2017-2018:

1. Azmat Husain, physician, $1,000
2. Syed Ehtisham Abidi, Maryland, $250
3. Barkat Jaferi, New Jersey, $200
4. Ryan Wardin, Lansing, $100

Top donors to Friends of Abdullah Hammoud for 2015-2016:

1. Abdullah Hammoud, Henry Ford Health System, $5,000
2. Jawad family, Intermed distributors, $2,000
3. Hider family, Famous Hamburger, $2,000
4. Jalloul family, Dearborn Public Schools, $1,500
5. Jawad family, Armada Oil, $1,300
6. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $1,000
7. Knezek for Michigan, David Knezek, $1,000
8. Axcess Financial Services PAC, $1,000
9. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $1,000
10. Detroit Regional Chamber, $1,000
11. Mona Jalloul, teacher, $1,000
12. Abdallah Hechem, Midwest Recycling, $1,000
13. Emad Saleh, pharmacist, $1,000
14. Nabil Fakih, pharmacist, $1,000 (others tied at $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.