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How did Edward M Burke spend campaign funds in the first quarter?

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By Local Labs News Service | Apr 7, 2016


Non partisan Edward M Burke's election campaign committee, 14th Ward Regular Democratic Org, spent $68,311 in the first quarter, according to committee expenditure records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).

Burke's committee spent the most on printing in the quarter, with 94.4% of this total ($13,345) going to Rider Dickerson in Chicago. Table 1 below shows the distribution of how Burke's committee spent its money in the first quarter.

Table 1: First-quarter spending by purpose
Purpose
Amount
Percent of total spending
Printing
$14,140
20.7%
Campaign promotional items
$9,726
14.2%
Christmas event
$7,910
11.6%
Services
$6,805
10%
Postage
$4,653
6.8%
Utilities
$3,847
5.6%
Taxes
$2,936
4.3%
Insurance
$2,245
3.3%
Rent
$2,200
3.2%
Election day expenses
$2,108
3.1%
Car lease payment
$1,764
2.6%
Repairs
$1,610
2.4%
Newspaper advertising
$1,443
2.1%
Election day workers
$1,400
2.1%
Telephones
$971
1.4%
Repairs /sump pump
$825
1.2%
Cleaning
$600
0.9%
Accounting fees
$590
0.9%
Water
$514
0.8%
Furnace repairs
$465
0.7%
Deliveries
$373
0.6%
Contributions
$250
0.4%
Supplies
$227
0.3%
Subscriptions
$217
0.3%
Typewriter repairs
$180
0.3%
Donations
$150
0.2%
Notary
$108
0.2%
Ticket
$50
< 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
Rider Dickerson
2016-01-06
$11,438
Printing
Bentley Consulting
2016-02-18
$9,726
Campaign promotional items
Beverly Country Club
2016-01-01
$7,910
Christmas event
Reserve Account
2016-03-01
$3,000
Postage
Merrimack Mutual Insurance
2016-01-27
$2,245
Insurance
Cupid Candies
2016-03-04
$1,638
Election day expenses
Gillespie Ford
2016-02-02
$1,610
Repairs
John Wawrzyniak
2016-03-16
$1,400
Election day workers
Pitney Bowes Global Financial Services
2016-03-01
$1,337
Postage
Cook County Collector
2016-02-16
$1,112
Taxes
Burke, P.c., Edward
2016-03-23
$1,100
Rent
Burke, P.c., Edward
2016-02-02
$1,100
Rent
Cook County Collector
2016-02-16
$1,060
Taxes
Rider Dickerson
2016-02-09
$962
Printing
Rider Dickerson
2016-02-04
$943
Printing
Peoples Energy
2016-02-04
$901
Utilities
Reconstruction Group
2016-02-02
$825
Repairs /sump pump
Peoples Energy
2016-03-08
$805
Utilities
Peoples Energy
2016-01-07
$619
Utilities
Selena Rodriguez
2016-01-06
$605
Services
Breaker Press
2016-01-06
$600
Printing
Donna Para
2016-01-07
$600
Cleaning
Mcguire, Cpa, Thomas J
2016-03-16
$590
Accounting fees
Ally
2016-03-01
$588
Car lease payment
Ally
2016-01-07
$588
Car lease payment

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