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
06/06/2007 $5,000 Women Impacting the Nation Contributions to candidacies
07/07/2008 $2,000 Washington Literacy Council Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Walsh for Congress Committee (NY-25) Contributions to candidacies
07/13/2007 $3,000 Walsh for Congress Committee (NY-25) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Walberg For Congress (MI-7) Contributions to candidacies
12/27/2007 $2,000 Walberg For Congress (MI-7) Contributions to candidacies
05/13/2008 $3,000 Walberg For Congress (MI-7) Contributions to candidacies
10/13/2008 $75 Virginia Employment Commission Administrative
07/25/2008 $76 Virginia Employment Commission Administrative
06/25/2007 $2,000 Vern Buchanan for Congress (FL-13) Contributions to candidacies
05/22/2008 $2,500 Vern Buchanan for Congress (FL-13) Contributions to candidacies
10/25/2007 $809 US Airway Airlines Entertainment, events, or travel
09/29/2008 $558 US Airway Airlines Entertainment, events, or travel
11/01/2007 $600 Uncles Restaurant Entertainment, events, or travel
07/26/2007 $250 Tx Federation Republican Women (TFRW) Contributions to candidacies
06/19/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
05/28/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
06/19/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
06/19/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
06/19/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
05/28/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
06/19/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
06/19/2008 $500 Twenty-First Century Group Entertainment, events, or travel
10/23/2008 $5,000 Tony Goolsby Campaign StRep Dist 102 Contributions to candidacies
10/27/2008 $1,000 Tommy Page for Sheriff Contributions to candidacies
11/16/2007 $500 Tom Wilder for Tarrant District Clerk Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Tom Rooney for Congress (FL-16) Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $3,000 Tom Rooney for Congress (FL-16) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Tom Feeney for Congress (FL24) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Thelma Drake For Congress (VA-2) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Thelma Drake For Congress (VA-2) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,798 Thelma Drake For Congress (VA-2) Contributions to candidacies
04/03/2007 $1,000 Texans for John Cornyn Contributions to candidacies
12/18/2007 $1,000 Tarrant County Republican Party Contributions to candidacies
03/04/2008 $1,000 Stivers for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Stivers for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $1,500 Stivers for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
06/18/2008 $2,000 Steve Austria For Congress (OH-07) Contributions to candidacies
10/26/2007 $235 Staples Administrative
04/04/2008 $917 Splendid Fare Catering Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $1,573 Splendid Fare Catering Entertainment, events, or travel
10/06/2008 $2,500 Souder for Congress (IN-2) Contributions to candidacies
09/12/2008 $1,526 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
02/18/2008 $3,179 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
03/18/2008 $315 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
11/15/2007 $2,004 Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP Administrative
07/25/2008 $2,000 Shelley Moore Capito for Cong (WV-2) Contributions to candidacies
05/06/2008 $2,500 Schmidt for Congress Committee (OH-2) Contributions to candidacies
07/29/2008 $2,500 Sally McAllister Salaries
05/13/2008 $5,000 Sali For Congress (ID-01) Contributions to candidacies
08/22/2008 $2,252 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
08/06/2008 $2,835 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $1,936 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
05/02/2008 $2,105 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Entertainment, events, or travel
10/27/2008 $2,500 Russell Hudson for County Tax Assessor Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Roskam for Congress Committee (IL-06) Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $1,000 Roger Dickey for Commissioner #1 Contributions to candidacies
11/26/2007 $1,000 Rob Wittman for Congress (VA-01) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $250 Republican Women of Arlington Contributions to candidacies
10/31/2008 $4,330 Republican Party of Navarro Co Contributions to candidacies
06/08/2007 $3,300 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
11/03/2008 $3,925 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
10/08/2007 $2,225 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
10/29/2007 $500 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Entertainment, events, or travel
07/29/2008 $2,950 Redbone Sport Fishing Charters Administrative
10/23/2008 $1,000 Red Smith for Constable Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Pryce for Congress (OH-15) Contributions to candidacies
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
07/07/2008 $260 Pro Line Embroidery LLC Entertainment, events, or travel
12/03/2008 $673 Premiere Global Services Administrative
04/01/2007 $2,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
11/03/2008 $3,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
09/28/2007 $2,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $1,000 Porter for Congress (NV-03) Contributions to candidacies
06/26/2007 $2,000 People for English Committee (PA-3) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,740 People for English Committee (PA-3) Contributions to candidacies
02/18/2008 $1,000 Paul Broun Committee Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $2,500 Parker for Congress (AL-5) 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
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
05/14/2007 $1,847 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
05/21/2007 $1,886 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
03/15/2007 $2,297 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
08/13/2007 $2,918 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
11/20/2007 $1,763 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
07/05/2007 $2,016 Occasions Caterers Entertainment, events, or travel
01/02/2008 $2,000 Oberweis For Congress (IL-14) Contributions to candidacies
03/05/2008 $15,000 NRCC Incumbent Fund Contributions to candidacies
10/19/2007 $12,500 NRCC Incumbent Fund Contributions to candidacies
05/23/2007 $100 Navarro Co. Republican Party Contributions to candidacies
09/12/2007 $1,000 Navarro Co Republican Party Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Musgrave For Congress (CO-4) 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
10/22/2008 $1,000 Morris Luker for Constable Contributions to candidacies
05/13/2008 $2,500 Michele Bachmann for Congress (MN-06) Contributions to candidacies
01/28/2008 $1,813 MGM Grand Hotel Entertainment, events, or travel
10/17/2008 $2,500 McCaul For Congress (TX-10) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,000 McCaul For Congress (TX-10) Contributions to candidacies
03/21/2007 $2,500 Mayor Robert Cluck Campaign Contributions to candidacies
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
10/06/2008 $5,000 Mario Diaz-Balart for Congress (FL-25) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Mario Diaz-Balart for Congress (FL-25) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Lynn Jenkins for Congress (KS-2) Contributions to candidacies
06/05/2008 $2,500 Lyle Larson for Congress (TX-23) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,000 Lincoln Diaz-Balart for Congress -FL-21 Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,000 Lincoln Diaz-Balart for Congress -FL-21 Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,500 Lee Terry For Congress (NE-02) Contributions to candidacies
10/20/2008 $5,000 Latham For Congress (IA-4) Contributions to candidacies
10/30/2008 $2,500 Lance for Congress (NJ-7) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Lamborn for Congress (CO-05) Contributions to candidacies
10/27/2008 $1,000 Kurt Kropp Campaign (Comm Pct 3) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Kuhl for Congress (NY-29) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Knollenberg for Congress (MI-09) 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
06/25/2007 $2,000 Kirk for Congress (IL-10) Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $5,000 Kim Brimer for State Senate Contributions to candidacies
05/13/2008 $5,000 Keller for Congress (FL-8) Contributions to candidacies
04/23/2007 $1,000 Kathryn Wilemon Campaign City Council 4 Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $5,000 Karen Wiegman for State Rep #106 Contributions to candidacies
03/28/2007 $985 Judy A. Markley Salaries
06/29/2007 $1,870 Judy A. Markley Salaries
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
10/26/2007 $82 Judy A Markley Administrative
12/18/2007 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
09/26/2007 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
09/22/2008 $1,871 Judy A Markley Salaries
02/20/2007 $1,000 Johnson Co. Republican Party Contributions to candidacies
03/07/2007 $2,640 Johnnys Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
01/30/2008 $1,825 Johnny's Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
12/02/2008 $396 Johnny's Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
09/02/2008 $500 Johnny's Half Shell Administrative
11/03/2008 $1,255 Johnny's Half Shell Entertainment, events, or travel
10/23/2008 $3,000 Johnny Brown for Sheriff Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,500 John Sullivan For Congress (OK-1) Contributions to candidacies
12/27/2007 $5,000 John Shadeggs Friends (AZ-3) Contributions to candidacies
12/27/2007 $5,000 John Shadeggs Friends (AZ-3) Contributions to candidacies
02/21/2008 $500 Joe Grubbs Campaign District Attorney Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Jo Ann Davis for Congress (VA-01) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $1,000 Jim Ryun for Congress (KS-2) Contributions to candidacies
08/22/2008 $1,000 Jim Pitts for State Representative Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Jim Gerlach for Congress Committee (PA-6 Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $2,000 Jeb Bradley for Congress Committee(NH-1) Contributions to candidacies
10/31/2008 $670 James Lagomarsino for District Judge #13 Contributions to candidacies
10/23/2008 $1,000 James Ashworth for County Attorney Contributions to candidacies
11/03/2008 $1,573 Island Custom Embroidery Inc Entertainment, events, or travel
10/03/2007 $1,812 Island Custom Embroidery Inc Entertainment, events, or travel
10/13/2008 $400 Internal Revenue Service Administrative
11/03/2008 $760 Hertz Rental Entertainment, events, or travel
04/01/2007 $2,000 Hayes For Congress (NC-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,000 Hayes For Congress (NC-8) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,000 Hayes For Congress (NC-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/24/2008 $2,000 Guthrie for Congress(KY-2) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $1,000 Guthrie for Congress(KY-2) Contributions to candidacies
05/01/2008 $1,000 Greg Davis for Congress (MS-01) Contributions to candidacies
04/10/2008 $1,000 Greg Davis for Congress (MS-01) Contributions to candidacies
06/25/2007 $2,000 Graves for Congress (MO-6) Contributions to candidacies
10/06/2008 $3,795 Graves for Congress (MO-6) Contributions to candidacies
10/30/2008 $5,000 Goode for Congress (VA-5) Contributions to candidacies
06/27/2008 $2,500 Goddard For Congress (GA-08) Contributions to candidacies
12/30/2008 $5,737 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center Administrative
12/30/2008 $9,534 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center Entertainment, events, or travel
12/30/2008 $2,049 Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center Administrative
03/06/2007 $5,000 GA-10 Congressional Victory Committee Contributions to candidacies
05/06/2008 $1,000 Friends of Erik Paulsen (MN-03) Contributions to candidacies
04/01/2007 $2,000 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
10/20/2008 $2,500 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
06/05/2008 $3,000 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
07/25/2008 $2,500 Friends of Dave Reichert (WA-8) Contributions to candidacies
05/23/2007 $5,000 Friends for Mike Ferguson (NJ-7) Contributions to candidacies
05/23/2007 $5,000 Friends for Mike Ferguson (NJ-7) Contributions to candidacies
08/22/2007 $250 Fort Worth Republican Women Contributions to candidacies
08/01/2007 $300 Fluor Townhouse Corporation Entertainment, events, or travel
11/26/2007 $100 Fluor Townhouse Corporation Entertainment, events, or travel
12/31/2007 $66 Fluor Townhouse Corporation Entertainment, events, or travel
08/01/2007 $268 Fluor Townhouse Corporation Entertainment, events, or travel
06/06/2007 $100 Fluor Townhouse Corporation Entertainment, events, or travel
06/06/2007 $100 Fluor Townhouse Corporation Entertainment, events, or travel
11/13/2008 $2,500 Flemings for Congress (LA-04) Contributions to candidacies
12/04/2008 $500 FILPAC LLC Administrative
12/18/2007 $1,000 FILPAC LLC Administrative
12/02/2008 $34 Federal Express Administrative
12/01/2008 $185 Federal Express Administrative
11/01/2007 $18 Federal Express Administrative
10/02/2007 $134 Federal Express Administrative
04/02/2007 $33 Epiphany Productions Administrative
03/03/2008 $5,000 Epiphany Productions Conventions
08/22/2008 $71 Epiphany Productions Administrative