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.

18th Senate District, Sen. Rebekah Warren

18TH SENATE DISTRICT (A portion of Washtenaw County)

Current senator: The current senator for the 18th District is Sen. Rebekah Warren (D-Ann Arbor). The district includes Ann Arbor, Saline and Ypsilanti. Warren, a former House member, serves on the Natural Resources Committee, the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee,, the Senate Michigan Competitiveness Committee and the Senate Committee on Economic Development and International Investment.

A map of the 18th District is available here.

Sen. Rebekah Warren raises money through a state Senate candidate committee, Rebekah Warren for State Senate. In September 2017, she launched a state House candidate committee, Rebekah Warren for State Representative. She also has two leadership PACs, Rebekah Warren Envision Michigan Fund and Rebekah Warren Leadership Fund. In addition, she is linked to a side fund that can receive corporate funds, Envision Michigan, which doesn't have to disclose its donors.

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

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers PAC, $25,556

2. J.M. Jung, retired, $25,000

3. Cotton family, Meridian Health Plan, $25,000

4. Michigan Association of Health Plans PAC, MAHP PAC, $24,150

5. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $18,500

6. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $11,750

7. Ann Larimore, $11,000

8. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $10,400

9. Michigan Credit Union League Action Fund, $10,200

10. AT&T, $9,000


DETAILED LISTS:

Top donors to Rebekah Warren for State Representative for 2017-2018:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, $2,500
2. Michigan Osteopathic PAC, $1,000
3. Michael Garavaglia, Capitol Relations, $1,000
4. P.J. Petitpren, Michigan Senate, $1,000
5. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,000
6. Delta PAC, $500
7. Peter Madden, Drax Biomass, $500
8. Marguerite Shearer, retired, $500
9. DTE Energy PAC, $500
10. Clark Hill PAC, $500

Top donors to Rebekah Warren for State Senate for 2017-2018:

1. Red & Blue PAC, $1,000
2. Ford Motor Co. Civic Action Fund, $1,000
3. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,000
4. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $1,000
5. Michigan Association of Health Plans, MAHP PAC, $1,000
6. Meijer PAC, $500
7. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $500
8. Dykema Gossett State PAC, $500
9. Michigan Nurses Association, $500
10. Manny Lentine, lobbyist, $500
11. Michigan Chamber PAC, $500
12. Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (CPAs), $500
13. Clark Hill PAC, $500

Top donors to Rebekah Warren Leadership Fund for 2017-2018:

1. Charlene Shaya, J&B Medical Supply, $6,800
2. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $5,000
3. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, $4,000
4. Michigan Credit Union League Action Fund, $2,500
5. Michigan Osteopathic PAC, $2,000
6. General Motors PAC, $250
7. Cherry Westerman, Cherry Westerman, $200

Top donors to Rebekah Warren Envision Michigan PAC for 2017-2018: 

1. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $1,000
2. Karen Brunner, homemaker, $200
3. Lynn Helland, $200
4. Randall Knibbs, $100
5. Michael Simon, $100
6. James Johnston, $100
7. Amy Saunders, $100
8. Katharine Babock, $100

Top donors to Envision Michigan, side account, from 2016 (reported voluntarily by the donors themselves):

1. Reynolds American Inc., $5,000
2. AT&T, $3,000
3. Michigan Association of Health Plans Super PAC, $1,000
4. Johnson & Johnson, $500

Top donors to Rebekah Warren for State Senate for 2015-2016:

1. Red & Blue PAC, $6,000
2. Ford Motor Co. PAC, $2,000
3. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $1,750
4. General Motors PAC, $1,750
5. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,500
6. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $1,500
7. Judy Judd, $1,000
8. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, $1,000
9. Michigan Credit Union League Action Fund, $1,000
10. Meijer PAC, $1,000

Top donors to Rebekah Warren Envision Michigan PAC for 2015-2016:

1. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $2,500
2. Michigan Association of Health Plans PAC, MAHP PAC, $2,500
3. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $2,500
4. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $1,900
5. Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists PAC, $1,500
6. Red & Blue PAC, $1,000
7. County Road Association RUSH PAC, $750
8. Michigan Association of CPAs PAC, $500
9. Michigan Nurses Association PAC, $500
10. Health Alliance Plan PAC, $500
11. Michigan Education Association PAC, $500
12. Suzanne Dickinson, $500
13. Maureen Martin, University of Michigan, $500
14. Michigan Chamber PAC, $500
15. Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters, $500
16. Marathon Petroleum Corp. PAC, $500

Top donors to Rebekah Warren Leadership Fund for 2015-2016:

1. Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Health PAC, $2,500
2. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $1,000
3. Michael Garavaglia, $1,000
4. David Copi, property management, $1,000
5. Ann Larimore, retired, $1,000
6. Catherine McClure, Michigan Senate, $1,000
7. Michigan Association of Health Plans, MAHP PAC, $1,000
8. Judy Judd, professor University of Michigan, $900
9. Suzanne Dickinson, homemaker, $500
10. Alan Krisch, $500
11. Ann Kirkland, professor, $500
12. David Carroll, Quicken Loans, $500

Top donors to Envision Michigan, side account, from 2013-2015 (reported by the donors themselves):

1. Michigan Association of Health Plans Super PAC, $11,750
2. AT&T, $9,000
3. Powering The Economy, Detroit Regional Chamber, $2,000
4. CVS Health, $1,000
5. Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, $1,000
6. Johnson & Johnson, $500

Top donors to Rebekah Warren for State Senate for 2011-2014:

1. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $10,156
2. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $7,750
3. CMS Energy Employees for Better Government, $7,200
4. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $7,000
5. Michigan Association of Health Plans PAC, MAHP PAC, $5,750
6. Thomas Buhr, $3,000
7. Ford Motor Civic Action Fund, $2,950
8. Tim Johnson, $2,928
9. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $2,750
10. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $2,250

Top donors to Envision Michigan for 2011-2014:

1. Ann Larimore, $10,000
2. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers PAC, $6,000
3. Michigan Credit Union League Action PAC, $5,200
4. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $4,500
5. Anna May Timmons, $4,000
6. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $2,700
7. Nina Abrams, $1,500
8. Michigan Bankers Association PAC, Bank PAC, $1,500
9. Michigan State Police Troopers PAC, $1,200
10. Michigan Association of Health Plans PAC, MAHP PAC, $1,150
11. Friends of Gretchen Driskell, $1,000
12. Lana Pollack, $1,000
13. Thomas Buhr, $1,000
14. Health Alliance Plan PAC, $1,000
15. Pharmacy Action Council PAC, $1,000
16. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $1,000
17. Paul Condino, $1,000

Top donors to Rebekah Warren Leadership Fund for 2013-2014:

1. J.M. Jung, retired, $25,000
2. Cotton family, Meridian Health Plan, $25,000
3. SEIU Local 79 PAC, $5,000
4. Go Blue PAC, $4,750
5. Health Alliance Plan PAC, $3,000
6. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $2,500
7. Hanna Newman, Frank Kerr Co., $2,500
8. AFSCME PAC, $2,500
9. Catherine and Doug McClure, attorneys, $2,000
10. Adam MacDonald, $2,000
11. Michigan Credit Union League Action PAC, $1,500
12. Robert Bethke, $1,500
13. Michigan Association for Justice PAC, $1,250
14. Michigan Garavaglia, Capitol Relations, $1,150

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.