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A Look At Jim Gooch & Those Who Supported Him

November 21st, 2012 · No Comments

Remember Jim Gooch?

No? Here’s a refresher:







Now you remember? He was re-elected this year (12,394 votes) without an opponent. Neither Republicans nor Democrats had sense enough to remove him.

So let’s take a look at some entities supporting his candidacy:

  • Joe Craft – $1,000
  • Alpha Natural Resources PAC – $1,000
  • James River Coal Kentucky PAC – $1,000
  • Arch Coal PAC – $750
  • COAL PAC – $1,000
  • Advance America Cash Advance Centers PAC – $250
  • Alliance Coal PAC – $1,000
  • Kentucky Deferred Deposit Association PAC – $250
  • EQT Corporation PAC – $250
  • Duke Energy Corporation PAC – $1,000
  • Kentucky Beer Wholesalers – $850
  • Atmos Energy Corporation PAC – $1,000
  • Kentucky Automobile Dealers Election Trust $250
  • AT&T Kentucky PAC – $300
  • Kentucky Dental PAC – $250
  • Kentucky Bankers Committee For State Government – $2,000
  • Humana Kentucky Political Action Committee – $500
  • Humana Inc PAC – $500
  • Optometric PAC – $2,000
  • Kentucky Agents PAC – $500
  • Kentucky Hospitals’ Circle of Friends – $500
  • Laborers International Union of North America PAC – $1,000
  • Kentucky Realtors PAC $750
  • LG&E-KU Political Awareness & Civic Education Committee – $1,000
  • Kentucky Society of CPAs PAC – $500
  • Kentucky Chamber PAC – $1,000
  • Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities PAC – $1,000
  • Wellpoint Inc WELLPAC – $250
  • Speak Up For Rural Electrification – $500
  • Kentucky Educators PAC – $1,000
  • QC Holdings Inc PAC – $1,000
  • CSX Corporation Good Government Fund – $250
  • Kentucky Funeral Directors PAC – $250
  • KY-PAC – $500
  • International Paper PAC – $500

Yep, those groups.

Tags: Campaign Finance · Embarrassing · Environment · Flashback