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How did James Cappleman spend campaign funds in the first quarter?

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By Local Labs News Service | Apr 7, 2016


Democratic James Cappleman's election campaign committee, Citizens for Cappleman, spent $8,861 in the first quarter, according to committee expenditure records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).

Cappleman's committee spent the most on consulting fees in the quarter, with all those payments ($4,500) going to Stacy Pratt in Chicago. Table 1 below shows the distribution of how Cappleman's committee spent its money in the first quarter.

Table 1: First-quarter spending by purpose
Purpose
Amount
Percent of total spending
Consulting fees
$4,500
50.8%
Gala sponsorship
$1,750
19.8%
Database software
$855
9.7%
Election day meals
$751
8.5%
Aldermanic enewsletter
$334
3.8%
Credit card processing fees
$302
3.4%
Utilities
$218
2.5%
Event ticket purchase
$150
1.7%

Table 2 below shows the top 19 largest single expenditures during the quarter.

Table 2: Largest expenses of the first quarter
Recipient
Date
Amount
Purpose
Equality Illinois PAC
2016-02-01
$1,750
Gala sponsorship
Stacy Pratt
2016-01-04
$1,500
Consulting fees
Stacy Pratt
2016-02-08
$1,500
Consulting fees
Stacy Pratt
2016-03-01
$1,500
Consulting fees
NGP Software
2016-02-05
$855
Database software
Subway
2016-03-14
$751
Election day meals
Comcast Communications
2016-03-17
$218
Utilities
Equality Illinois PAC
2016-02-08
$150
Event ticket purchase
Constant Contact
2016-01-25
$111
Aldermanic enewsletter
Constant Contact
2016-03-01
$111
Aldermanic enewsletter
Constant Contact
2016-03-24
$111
Aldermanic enewsletter
First Data Merchant Services
2016-03-03
$88
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-01-04
$50
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-02-03
$49
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-01-04
$49
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-03-03
$20
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-01-04
$19
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-02-03
$19
Credit card processing fees
First Data Merchant Services
2016-03-03
$3
Credit card processing fees

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