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Cat Brooks

Cat Brooks
Executive/Community Organizer | Sheilagh Polk “Cat Brooks” for Mayor 2018
This candidate has agreed to voluntary spending limits. The maximum contribution this candidate can accept is $800 from any individual, business entity, committee or other organization and $1,600 from a qualified broad-based committee. A question mark in circle indicating additional information

For more on Oakland contribution limits and campaign rules, see the Public Ethics Commission Candidate Resources page.

Contributions: $150,849
Expenditures:
Current balance: $150,849
Money coming in

Contributions

$150,849
Committee
$6.1K
$6.1K
Individual
$142K
$142K
Unitemized
$40K
$40K
Other (includes Businesses)
$3.2K
$3.2K

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Money going out

Expenditures

Print Ads
$2.0K
$2.0K
Phone Banks
$2.7K
$2.7K
Contribution
$100
$100
Civic Donations
$165
$165
Office Expenses
$15K
$15K
Fundraising Events
$1.6K
$1.6K
Campaign Consultants
$56K
$56K
Member Communications
$8.4K
$8.4K
Meetings and Appearances
$1.6K
$1.6K
Campaign Workers' Salaries
$14K
$14K
Campaign Paraphernalia/Misc.
$9.5K
$9.5K
Candidate Filing/Ballot Fees
$1.0K
$1.0K
Campaign Literature and Mailings
$27K
$27K
Candidate Travel, Lodging, and Meals
$1.5K
$1.5K
Postage, Delivery and Messenger Services
$11K
$11K
Professional Services (Legal, Accounting)
$31K
$31K
T.V. or Cable Airtime and Production Costs
$9.6K
$9.6K
Information Technology Costs (Internet, E-mail)
$3.8K
$3.8K
Money coming in

Contributions

$150,849
Out of State
7%
7%
Within Oakland
60%
60%
Within California
31%
31%

Independent expenditures supporting candidate $2,363 A question mark in circle indicating additional information

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Spending breakdown by committee

In support of the candidate
Oakland Rising Committee Sponsored by Movement Strategy Center Action Fund
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$2,363
$2.4K
$2.4K
In opposition of the candidate

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