Texas Freedom Fund

Spent: $786,654

Affiliated with:

Rep. Joe Linus Barton (R-TX)

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Top Spending Categories

Contributions to candidacies $363,726 46.2%
Administrative $190,056 24.2%
Conventions $122,030 15.5%
Entertainment, events, or travel $85,318 10.9%
Salaries $25,004 3.2%
Consultants $500 0.1%
Credit card payments $20 0.0%

Top Recipients

Epiphany Productions $250,148 31.8%
NRCC Incumbent Fund $27,500 3.5%
Cheeca Lodge & Spa $20,578 2.6%
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center $17,320 2.2%
American Express $16,470 2.1%
Redbone Sport Fishing Charters $12,900 1.6%
Occasions Caterers $12,727 1.6%
American Airlines $12,286 1.6%
Judy A Markley $11,308 1.4%
BB&T $10,315 1.3%

Expenditure Details

Entire list (382 entries)
Date Amount Paid to Category
03/05/2008 $15,000 NRCC Incumbent Fund Contributions to candidacies
11/03/2008 $12,977 Epiphany Productions Administrative
10/19/2007 $12,500 NRCC Incumbent Fund Contributions to candidacies
02/08/2007 $10,000 Cheeca Lodge & Spa Administrative
04/04/2008 $10,000 Cheeca Lodge & Spa Administrative
12/30/2008 $9,534 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $8,257 Epiphany Productions Administrative
08/06/2008 $8,220 Epiphany Productions Administrative
03/07/2007 $7,640 Epiphany Productions Administrative
05/02/2008 $7,158 Epiphany Productions Administrative
11/01/2007 $6,899 Epiphany Productions Administrative
01/30/2008 $6,855 Epiphany Productions Administrative
10/27/2008 $6,730 American Express Administrative
12/02/2008 $6,226 Epiphany Productions Administrative
10/27/2008 $6,096 American Airlines Entertainment, events, or travel
04/04/2008 $5,969 Epiphany Productions Administrative
05/01/2007 $5,938 Epiphany Productions Administrative
12/30/2008 $5,737 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center Administrative
07/31/2007 $5,665 Epiphany Productions Administrative
09/29/2008 $5,610 Epiphany Productions Administrative
09/02/2008 $5,520 Epiphany Productions Administrative
11/26/2007 $5,301 Epiphany Productions Administrative
09/06/2007 $5,176 Epiphany Productions Administrative
10/02/2007 $5,167 Epiphany Productions Administrative
06/06/2007 $5,100 Epiphany Productions Administrative
04/02/2007 $5,038 Epiphany Productions Administrative
01/29/2007 $5,009 Epiphany Productions Administrative
06/06/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
10/23/2008 $5,000 Karen Wiegman for State Rep #106 Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $5,000 Bill Zedler for State Rep #96 Contributions to candidacies
12/27/2007 $5,000 John Shadeggs Friends (AZ-3) Contributions to candidacies
12/02/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
03/06/2007 $5,000 GA-10 Congressional Victory Committee Contributions to candidacies
12/27/2007 $5,000 John Shadeggs Friends (AZ-3) Contributions to candidacies
10/30/2008 $5,000 Goode for Congress (VA-5) Contributions to candidacies
05/23/2007 $5,000 Friends for Mike Ferguson (NJ-7) Contributions to candidacies
10/02/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
07/03/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
11/01/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
05/23/2007 $5,000 Friends for Mike Ferguson (NJ-7) Contributions to candidacies
01/05/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
09/06/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
08/06/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
09/02/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
11/26/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
09/29/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
11/03/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
08/01/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
05/13/2008 $5,000 Keller for Congress (FL-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $5,000 Kim Brimer for State Senate Contributions to candidacies
05/02/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
04/04/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
03/07/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
06/06/2007 $5,000 Women Impacting the Nation Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2008 $5,000 Olson For Congress (TX-22) Contributions to candidacies
11/14/2008 $5,000 Olson For Congress (TX-22) Contributions to candidacies
05/13/2008 $5,000 Sali For Congress (ID-01) Contributions to candidacies
01/29/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
10/23/2008 $5,000 Tony Goolsby Campaign StRep Dist 102 Contributions to candidacies
04/02/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
05/23/2007 $5,000 Mary Bono Committee (CA-45) Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $5,000 Mark Shelton for State Rep #97 Contributions to candidacies
03/03/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
10/20/2008 $5,000 Latham For Congress (IA-4) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $5,000 Mario Diaz-Balart for Congress (FL-25) Contributions to candidacies
01/30/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
05/01/2007 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
01/02/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
07/07/2008 $4,350 Epiphany Productions Conventions
10/31/2008 $4,330 Republican Party of Navarro Co Contributions to candidacies
06/05/2008 $4,270 Epiphany Productions Conventions
11/03/2008 $3,925 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
10/25/2007 $3,815 American Express Administrative
10/06/2008 $3,798 Thelma Drake For Congress (VA-2) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,795 Graves for Congress (MO-6) Contributions to candidacies
06/26/2008 $3,793 Andy Harris for Congress (MD-01) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,740 People for English Committee (PA-3) Contributions to candidacies
01/28/2008 $3,533 American Express Administrative
06/08/2007 $3,300 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
02/18/2008 $3,179 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
10/24/2008 $3,000 Tom Rooney for Congress (FL-16) Contributions to candidacies
05/13/2008 $3,000 Walberg For Congress (MI-7) Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $3,000 Johnny Brown for Sheriff Contributions to candidacies
11/03/2008 $3,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
07/13/2007 $3,000 Walsh for Congress Committee (NY-25) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,000 Hayes For Congress (NC-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,000 Lincoln Diaz-Balart for Congress -FL-21 Contributions to candidacies
06/05/2008 $3,000 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/25/2007 $2,975 American Airlines Entertainment, events, or travel
07/29/2008 $2,950 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Administrative
08/13/2007 $2,918 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
08/06/2008 $2,835 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
03/07/2007 $2,640 Johnnys Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
10/17/2008 $2,500 McCaul For Congress (TX-10) Contributions to candidacies
05/13/2008 $2,500 Michele Bachmann for Congress (MN-06) Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $2,500 Musgrave For Congress (CO-4) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Musgrave For Congress (CO-4) Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $2,500 Parker for Congress (AL-5) Contributions to candidacies
10/27/2008 $2,500 Russell Hudson for County Tax Assessor Contributions to candidacies
07/29/2008 $2,500 Sally McAllister Salaries
10/06/2008 $2,500 Souder for Congress (IN-2) Contributions to candidacies
03/21/2007 $2,500 Mayor Robert Cluck Campaign Contributions to candidacies
06/05/2008 $2,500 Lyle Larson for Congress (TX-23) Contributions to candidacies
10/30/2008 $2,500 Lance for Congress (NJ-7) Contributions to candidacies
11/13/2008 $2,500 Flemings for Congress (LA-04) Contributions to candidacies
10/20/2008 $2,500 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,500 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,500 John Sullivan For Congress (OK-1) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,500 Knollenberg for Congress (MI-09) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2008 $2,500 Knollenberg for Congress (MI-09) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Lamborn for Congress (CO-05) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Goddard For Congress (GA-08) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,500 Lee Terry For Congress (NE-02) Contributions to candidacies
05/22/2008 $2,500 Vern Buchanan for Congress (FL-13) Contributions to candidacies
05/06/2008 $2,500 Schmidt for Congress Committee (OH-2) Contributions to candidacies
05/06/2008 $2,500 Darren White for Congress (NM-01) Contributions to candidacies
07/13/2007 $2,500 AHOPE Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,500 Alaskans for Don Young Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Aaron Schock for Congress (IL-18) Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $2,500 Alaskans for Don Young Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Dean Heller for Congress (NV-02) Contributions to candidacies
09/29/2008 $2,500 Committee to Re-Elect Dana Rohrabacher Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Chabot For Congress (OH-1) Contributions to candidacies
06/21/2008 $2,500 Culberson For Congress (TX-07) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,500 Christopher Shays for Congress (CT-4) Contributions to candidacies
08/22/2008 $2,442 Epiphany Productions Administrative
03/15/2007 $2,297 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
08/22/2008 $2,252 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
10/08/2007 $2,225 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
05/02/2008 $2,105 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
12/30/2008 $2,049 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center Administrative
07/05/2007 $2,016 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
11/15/2007 $2,004 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
04/01/2007 $2,000 Chabot For Congress (OH-1) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Pryce for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Roskam for Congress Committee (IL-06) Contributions to candidacies
09/28/2007 $2,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Graves for Congress (MO-6) Contributions to candidacies
06/26/2007 $2,000 People for English Committee (PA-3) Contributions to candidacies
02/08/2007 $2,000 Ohio Republican Party Recount Fund Contributions to candidacies
11/07/2007 $2,000 OH-5 Congressional Victory Committee Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Jo Ann Davis for Congress (VA-01) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Hayes For Congress (NC-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $2,000 Guthrie for Congress(KY-2) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Jeb Bradley for Congress Committee(NH-1) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Jim Gerlach for Congress Committee (PA-6 Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Kirk for Congress (IL-10) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Knollenberg for Congress (MI-09) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Kuhl for Congress (NY-29) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Lincoln Diaz-Balart for Congress -FL-21 Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Mario Diaz-Balart for Congress (FL-25) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,000 McCaul For Congress (TX-10) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Musgrave For Congress (CO-4) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Lynn Jenkins for Congress (KS-2) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,000 Hayes For Congress (NC-8) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Committee to Re-elect Fossella (NY-13) Contributions to candidacies
05/01/2008 $2,000 Common Sense, Common Solutions PAC Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Tom Rooney for Congress (FL-16) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Tom Feeney for Congress (FL24) Contributions to candidacies
09/22/2008 $2,000 Ed Tinsley for Congress (NM-02) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Stivers for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Walsh for Congress Committee (NY-25) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Thelma Drake For Congress (VA-2) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Dean Heller for Congress (NV-02) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Thelma Drake For Congress (VA-2) Contributions to candidacies
07/07/2008 $2,000 Washington Literacy Council Contributions to candidacies
06/18/2008 $2,000 Steve Austria For Congress (OH-07) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Vern Buchanan for Congress (FL-13) Contributions to candidacies
12/27/2007 $2,000 Walberg For Congress (MI-7) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Shelley Moore Capito for Cong (WV-2) Contributions to candidacies
01/02/2008 $2,000 Oberweis For Congress (IL-14) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Charles Dent for Congress (PA-5) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Chris Hackett for Congress (PA-10) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Chris Lee for Congress (NY-26) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Walberg For Congress (MI-7) Contributions to candidacies
07/07/2008 $1,936 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
05/21/2007 $1,886 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
03/24/2008 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
06/27/2008 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
12/18/2008 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
09/26/2007 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
12/18/2007 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
09/22/2008 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
06/29/2007 $1,870 Judy A. Markley Salaries
05/14/2007 $1,847 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
01/30/2008 $1,825 Johnny's Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
01/28/2008 $1,813 MGM Grand Hotel Entertainment, events, or travel
10/03/2007 $1,812 Island Custom Embroidery Inc Entertainment, events, or travel
11/20/2007 $1,763 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
11/03/2008 $1,573 Island Custom Embroidery Inc Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $1,573 Splendid Fare Catering Entertainment, events, or travel
09/12/2008 $1,526 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
06/27/2008 $1,500 Stivers for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
12/01/2008 $1,380 American Express Administrative
12/01/2008 $1,361 American Airlines Entertainment, events, or travel
11/03/2008 $1,255 Johnny's Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
09/22/2008 $1,130 BB&T Salaries
06/27/2008 $1,130 BB&T Salaries