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.

10th Senate District, Sen. Tory Rocca

10TH SENATE DISTRICT (A portion of Macomb County)

Current senator: The 10th District is represented by Sen. Tory Rocca (R-Sterling Heights). The district features part of Clinton Twp., Macomb Twp. and Sterling Heights. According to the Senate Republicans, Rocca serves as chair of the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee and as vice-chair of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules, and he serves as a member of the Banking and Financial Services, Judiciary, and Local Government committees.

A map of the 10th District is available here.

Sen. Tory Rocca raises money through a candidate committee, Citizens Supporting Tory Rocca, and a leadership PAC, Citizens for Accountable Government. He's also linked to a nonprofit organization, Tory Rocca Community Fund, which isn't required to disclose the sources of its dollars.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Sen. Rocca And Connected Committees From 2011 Until The Present:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $34,500

2. Cotton family, $15,000

3. Michigan Association for Justice, Justice PAC, $13,000

4. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $11,500

5. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $10,500

6. Citizens Action Fund, $10,000

7. Michigan Credit Union League, $10,000

8. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $9,750

9. Association of Food & Petroleum Dealers, $9,250

10. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $8,750

11. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $8,500


DETAILED LISTS:

Top donors to Citizens Supporting Tory Rocca for 2017-2018:

1. Michigan Credit Union League Action Fund, $1,000
2. Ford Motor Civic Action Fund, $1,000
3. DTE Energy PAC, $500
4. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $500
5. Michigan Association for Justice, Justice PAC, $500
6. Michigan League of Conservation Voters, LCV PAC, $250
7. Michigan Professional Firefighters Union, $250
8. American Council of Engineering, $150
9. Michael Devault, Macomb Intermediate School District, $150

Top donors to Citizens for Accountable Government for 2017-2018:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, $2,000
2. Michigan Association of CPAs, $1,000
3. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,000
4. Manny Lentine, attorney, $500
5. Michigan Funeral Directors Association PAC, $500
6. Michigan UBC PAC, $500
7. Daniel Farhat, Capitol Strategies Group, $250
8. Michigan Bankers Association PAC, $250
9. Michigan Education Association, MEA, $250
10. Community Bankers PAC, $250
11. Muchmore, Harrington & Smalley, $250
12. Burglar & Fire Alarm Association, $250
13. Anthony Soave, Soave Enterprises, $250
14. Auto Dealers of Michigan, $250
15. Associated Food & Petroleum Dealers, $250
16. Dental PAC, $250

Top known donors to Tory Rocca Community Fund for 2016 (voluntarily disclosed by the donors themselves):

1. Reynolds American Inc., $500

Top donors to Citizens Supporting Tory Rocca for 2015-2016:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $4,000
2. Michigan Association for Justice, Justice PAC, $2,500
3. Michigan Credit Union League Action PAC, $2,500
4. Lee Schear, $2,000
5. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $2,000
6. Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters PAC, $1,750
7. General Motors PAC, $1,750
8. Michigan Education Association PAC, $1,500
9. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $1,500
10. Association of Food & Petroleum Dealers PAC, $1,500
11. Michigan Funeral Directors Association PAC, $1,500
12. Michigan Association of CPAs, $1,500

Top donors to Citizens for Accountable Government for 2015-2016:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $4,000
2. Association of Food and Petroleum Dealers PAC, $1,000
3. Michigan Bankers Association PAC, $1,000
4. Michigan Funeral Directors Association PAC, $1,000
5. Realtors PAC of Michigan, $1,000
6. Meijer PAC, $1,000
7. Health Partners PAC, $500
8. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $500
9. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $500
10. Advent Home Medical, $500
11. Michigan Credit Union League PAC, $500

Top donors to Citizens Supporting Tory Rocca for 2011-2014:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $20,000
2. Citizens Action Fund (Sterling), $10,000
3. Michigan Association for Justice, Justice PAC, $10,000
4. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $10,000
5. (Randy) Richardville Leadership Fund, $10,000
6. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $9,500
7. Michigan Bankers Association PAC, $9,500
8. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $8,500
9. Michigan Association of Health Plans PAC, $8,000
10. United Food & Commercial Workers PAC, $7,500
11. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $7,000
12. Associated Food & Petroleum Dealers PAC, $6,500
13. Dietetic Association PAC, $6,500
14. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $6,250
15. Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters PAC, $6,250
16. Michigan Credit Union League Action Fund, $6,000

Top donors to Citizens for Accountable Government for 2011-2014:

1. Cotton family, Meridian Health Plan Inc., $15,000
2. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers PAC, $4,500

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.