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How did John C DAmico spend campaign funds in the first quarter?

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By Local Labs News Service | Apr 7, 2016

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Democratic John C DAmico's election campaign committee, Friends of John C DAmico, spent $88,169 in the first quarter, according to committee expenditure records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).

DAmico's committee spent the most on postage in the quarter, with all those payments ($35,396) going to US Postmaster in Springfield. Table 1 below shows the distribution of how DAmico's committee spent its money in the first quarter.

Table 1: First-quarter spending by purpose
Purpose
Amount
Percent of total spending
Postage
$35,396
40.2%
Printing
$17,229
19.5%
Polling
$11,000
12.5%
Payroll
$6,000
6.8%
Ad books
$5,400
6.1%
Lawn signs & walk cards
$4,420
5%
Phone bank expenses
$1,701
1.9%
Election day expenses
$1,430
1.6%
Election night
$1,186
1.4%
Springfield housing rent
$1,050
1.2%
Team sponsorship
$525
0.6%
Rent for campaign office
$500
0.6%
Cell phones
$428
0.5%
Consulting
$350
0.4%
Staff holiday gifts
$330
0.4%
Event sponsorship
$250
0.3%
Superbowl party donation
$250
0.3%
Fund raising (food)
$210
0.2%
Event ticket
$200
0.2%
Telephones
$171
0.2%
Donations
$100
0.1%
Tie fundraiser
$40
< 0.1%

Table 2 below shows the top 25 largest single expenditures during the quarter.

Table 2: Largest expenses of the first quarter
Recipient
Date
Amount
Purpose
Tulchin Research
2016-03-12
$9,000
Polling
US Postmaster
2016-01-19
$8,961
Postage
US Postmaster
2016-01-25
$8,887
Postage
Tiffany Moy
2016-03-16
$6,000
Payroll
Sokol Community Center
2016-03-11
$5,000
Ad books
Frye-Williamson Press Inc
2016-01-25
$4,693
Printing
US Postmaster
2016-02-04
$4,443
Postage
US Postmaster
2016-02-19
$4,424
Postage
Chi-Town Printing
2016-02-06
$4,420
Lawn signs & walk cards
US Postmaster
2016-01-11
$4,369
Postage
US Postmaster
2016-02-19
$4,309
Postage
Frye-Williamson Press Inc
2016-02-19
$2,346
Printing
Frye-Williamson Press Inc
2016-01-11
$2,346
Printing
Frye-Williamson Press Inc
2016-01-19
$2,346
Printing
Frye-Williamson Press Inc
2016-01-25
$2,346
Printing
Frye-Williamson Press Inc
2016-02-04
$2,346
Printing
Tulchin Research
2016-03-05
$2,000
Polling
Winning Connections Inc
2016-03-17
$1,701
Phone bank expenses
LaVilla Catering
2016-03-29
$1,430
Election day expenses
Monastero's
2016-03-21
$1,186
Election night
John Rentas
2016-02-11
$500
Rent for campaign office
Breaker Press Co., Inc.
2016-03-17
$380
Printing
Breaker Press Co., Inc.
2016-03-17
$360
Printing
Brian Duffy
2016-03-25
$350
Springfield housing rent
Brian Duffy
2016-02-06
$350
Springfield housing rent

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