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 Feb. 21, 2017.

72nd House District, Rep. Steve Johnson

72ND HOUSE DISTRICT (A portion of Kent County and Allegan County)

Current representative: The current representative for the 72nd District is Rep. Steve Johnson (R-Wayland). The district includes Dorr Twp., Leighton Twp., Wayland city and Wayland Twp. in Allegan County and Gaines Twp. and Kentwood city in Kent County. Johnson was first elected to the Michigan House in 2016, taking office in 2017. According to his campaign website, Rep. Johnson served in the Air Force and previously interned as a staffer for former Rep. Cindy Gamrat.

A map of the 72nd District is available here.

Rep. Johnson raises money through a candidate committee, Steve Johnson for State Rep.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Rep. Johnson From 2016 Through Today

1. Steve Johnson, unemployed, $6,000

2. Michigan Values Leadership Fund, Tom Leonard, $3,000

3. Nextera Energy PAC, $2,500

4. Michigan Insurance Coalition PAC, $2,000

5. Johnson family, $2,000

6. Peter Secchia, retired, $1,000

7. Matthew Haworth, Haworth Inc., $1,000

8. National Association for Gun Rights PAC- Michigan, $1,000

9. Matthew Moroun, Centra Inc., $1,000

10. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $1,000

11. Chatfield Majority Fund, Lee Chatfield, $1,000


DETAILED LISTS

Top donors to Steve Johnson for State Rep for 2016:

1. Steve Johnson, unemployed, $6,000
2. Michigan Values Leadership Fund, Tom Leonard, $3,000
3. Nextera Energy PAC, $2,500
4. Michigan Insurance Coalition PAC, $2,000
5. Johnson family, $2,000
6. Peter Secchia, retired, $1,000
7. Matthew Haworth, Haworth Inc., $1,000
8. National Association for Gun Rights PAC- Michigan, $1,000
9. Matthew Moroun, Centra Inc., $1,000
10. Realtors PAC, Michigan Association of Realtors, $1,000
11. Chatfield Majority Fund, Lee Chatfield, $1,000

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.