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Mark Schoesler

State Senate District 9 Republican

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Hometown:

Ritzville

Leadership title:

Senate Republican leader

Biography

Mark Schoesler was first elected to the Senate in 2004 and 2008 after serving 12 years in the House. He is a self-employed farmer and rancher, raising cattle, wheat, hay and canola.

Contributions by sector

Uncoded$27,650.00
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate$24,400.00
Health$22,950.00
Agriculture$21,100.00
General Business$19,625.00
Energy & Natural Resources$12,000.00
Communications & Electronics$10,200.00
Transportation$8,400.00
Government Agencies/Education/Other$6,125.00
Labor$5,900.00
Construction$3,400.00
Lawyers & Lobbyists$2,205.00
Party$1,800.00
Unitemized Contributions$1,350.00
Ideology/Single Issue$900.00
Total$168,005.00
Campaign contributions are coded by sector based on the occupation of the donor by Follow the Money, which is part of the National Institute on Money. Contributions listed represent those received during the most recent election year for the legislator. Read more

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