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 May 7, 2017.

22nd Senate District, Sen. Joe Hune

22ND SENATE DISTRICT (All of Livingston County and a portion of Washtenaw County)

Current senator: The current senator of the 22nd District is Sen. Joe Hune (R-Hamburg). The district includes all of Livingston County and a portion of Washtenaw County. Hune is chair of Senate Insurance Committee and of the Agriculture Committee. He is vice chair of Health Policy Committee and a member of Energy and Technology Committee and Regulatory Reform Committee, according to the Senate Republicans.

A map of the 22nd District is available here.

Sen. Joe Hune raises money through a candidate committee, Joe Hune for State Senate, and a leadership PAC, the Joe Hune Leadership Fund. Hune is also linked to a nonprofit account, Mid Michigan Fund, which doesn't have to report its donors to the public.

TALLY: Top Disclosed Donors To Sen. Hune From 2011 Until The Present:

1. Joe Hune, $105,000

2. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $62,500

3. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers PAC, $28,950

4. DeVos family, $9,000

5. DTE Energy PAC, $8,650

6. Frankenmuth PAC, $8,000

7. Michigan Association of Insurance Agents, Agent PAC, $7,100

8. Michigan Farm Bureau PAC, AGRI PAC, $6,875

9. Ford Motor Civic Action Fund, $6,400

10. Brooke PAC (Jackson National Life), $6,250


DETAILED LISTS:

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

1. AYJ Commercial, Royal Oak, $2,000

Top donors to Joe Hune for State Senate for 2015-2016:

1. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $9,000
2. Anthony Yousif, $3,000
3. Ford Motor Company PAC, $2,500
4. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $2,000
5. Michigan Association of Insurance Agents, $1,750
6. DTE Energy PAC, $2,500
7. Michigan Association of Chiropractors, $1,500
8. Michigan Chamber PAC, $1,500
9. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $1,250
10. Michigan Association of Realtors, Realtors PAC, $1,250
11. Michigan Association of Health Plans, $1,250
12. General Motors, $1,200

Top donors to the Hune Leadership Fund for 2015-2016:

1. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $7,500
2. Michigan State Police Troopers PAC, $500

Top donors to Mid Michigan Fund for 2013-2015 (reported by the donors themselves):

1. CVS Health, $750
2. Express Scripts, $400

Top donors to Joe Hune for State Senate for 2011-2014:

1. Joe Hune, $105,000
2. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $20,000
3. DeVos family, $9,000
4. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association PAC, $6,950
5. Michigan Farm Bureau PAC, AGRI PAC, $6,875
6. DTE Energy Co. PAC, $6,150
7. Michigan Association of Insurance Agents, Agent PAC, $5,350
8. Brooke PAC (Jackson National Life), $5,250
9. Friends of Farmers Insurance PAC, $4,625
10. Auto Dealers of Michigan PAC, $4,500
11. AT&T Michigan PAC, $4,350
12. Michigan Chiropractic Society, Chiro PAC, $4,250
13. Ford Motor Civic Action Fund, $3,900
14. Insurance & Financial Advisors PAC, $3,700
15. Michigan Credit Union League Action Fund, $3,700
16. Michigan Association of Health Plans, MAHP PAC, $3,650

Top donors to the Hune Leadership Fund for 2011-2014:

1. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan PAC, $26,000
2. Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers PAC, $20,000
3. Frankenmuth PAC, $8,000
4. Matthew Moroun, $2,000
5. Michigan Allstate Insurance Company PAC, $1,000
6. Comcast PAC, $1,000
7. Associated Food & Petroleum Dealers, $1,000
8. Friends of Jessie Laslovich, $620
9. Warner Norcross & Judd PAC, $550

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.