Senator John Reed

Senior Senator from Rhode Island, Democrat

Top Industries
#IndustryYr AmountCareer Amount
1Lawyers/Law Firms$254,320$1,401,274
2Leadership PACs$220,000$411,235
3Securities & Investment$202,050$1,072,368
4Lobbyists$126,818$491,708
5Insurance$126,150$619,667
6Real Estate$125,618$761,532
7Health Professionals$104,650$619,136
8Retired$103,504$297,554
9Commercial Banks$73,900$557,036
10Defense Electronics$70,000$218,815
28Telecom Services & Equipment$17,900$17,900
34Telephone Utilities$13,000$13,000
Top Donors 2014
#DonorYr AmountCareer Amount
1Edwards Wildman Palmer$30,000$69,145
2Raytheon Co$26,000$58,200
3General Dynamics$16,250$65,050
4Carpenters & Joiners Union$15,000$76,300
5Goldman Sachs$14,800$58,250
6Belvoir Properties$14,500$14,500
7Bank of America$14,500$53,021
8Aloha Partners$14,400$14,400
9HV Collins Co$14,100$14,100
10Financial Innovations Inc$13,000$13,000
94Verizon Communications$7,000$7,000

Bio Information


REED, John F. (Jack), (1949 - ) Senate Years of Service: 1997- Party: Democrat REED, John F. (Jack), a Senator and a Representative from Rhode Island; born in Providence, R.I., November 12, 1949; attended St. Matthew’s Elementary School, Cranston, R.I.; graduated, LaSalle Academy, Providence, R.I., 1967; B.S., United States Military Academy, West Point 1971; M.P.P., Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University 1973; J.D., Harvard Law School 1982; served in the U.S. Army 1971-1979 and Army Reserve 1979-1991; associate professor, Department of Social Sciences, U.S. Military Academy 1977-1979; admitted to the Washington, D.C. bar 1983; lawyer; member, Rhode Island State senate 1985-1990; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Second and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1991-January 2, 1997); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives in 1996, but was elected to the United States Senate in 1996; reelected in 2002, and again in 2008 for the term ending January 3, 2015.

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