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.

30th House District, Rep. Diana Farrington

30TH HOUSE DISTRICT (A portion of Macomb County)

Current representative: The current representative for the 30th District is Rep. Diana Farrington (R-Utica). The district includes Utica, a portion of Sterling Heights and a portion Shelby Charter Twp. Farrington was first elected to the Michigan House in 2016, taking office in 2017. According to Farrington's official House biography, she worked as a mortgage auditor and started her own youth sports photography company. She is the wife of former Rep. Jeff Farrington, who held the 30th District seat for six years.

A map of the 30th District is available here.

Rep. Farrington raises money through a candidate committee, Committee to Elect Diana Farrington. She is also listed as the treasurer for the Farrington Leadership Fund, which was the leadership PAC of her husband, Jeff, who previously served in the Legislature.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Rep. Farrington And Connected Committees From 2016 Through Today

1. House Republican Campaign Committee, $221,313

2. Vision for Victory, Kevin Cotter, $10,000

3. Farrington Leadership Fund, Jeff Farrington, $10,000

4. Michigan Values Leadership Fund, Tom Leonard, $10,000

5. DeVos family, Amway, $8,000

6. VerHeulen Leadership Fund, Rob VerHeulen, $7,500

7. Michigan Farm Bureau, $5,000

8. Michigan Credit Union League, $5,000

9. Greater Rochester Leadership Fund, Mike Webber, $4,500

10. Macomb County Republican Party, $4,500


DETAILED LISTS:

Top donors to Committee to Elect Diana Farrington for 2017-2018:

1. Michigan Credit Union League, $5,000
2. Michigan Bankers Association, MI BANK PAC, $3,000
3. Chatfield Majority Fund, Lee Chatfield, $3,000
4. Community Bankers PAC, $2,500
5. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, $2,250
6. Flagstar Bank Michigan PAC, $2,000
7. Michigan Chamber PAC, $1,250
8. Comerica Inc. PAC, $1,000
9. Friends of Farmers Insurance PAC, $1,000
10. PNC PAC, $1,000
11. Axcess Financial Services PAC, $1,000

Top donors to the Farrington Leadership Fund for 2017-2018:

No contributions reported.

Top donors to Committee to Elect Diana Farrington for 2016:

1. House Republican Campaign Committee, $221,313
2. Vision for Victory, Kevin Cotter, $10,000
3. Farrington Leadership Fund, Jeff Farrington, $10,000
4. Michigan Values Leadership Fund, Tom Leonard, $10,000
5. DeVos family, $8,000
6. VerHeulen Leadership Fund, Rob VerHeulen, $7,500
7. Michigan Farm Bureau, $5,000
8. Greater Rochester Leadership Fund, Mike Webber, $4,500
9. Macomb County Republican Party, $4,500
10. Business Leaders for Michigan, $3,500
11. Michigan Chamber PAC, $3,000

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.