Comparison of Reports Filed By Political Committees and Political Funds(PCF) and Political Party Units
Nonelection year 1999, 1997, 1995

Political Committees/Political Funds
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors

Total Contributions Received

Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 4,521,998 3,975,490 1,466 6,851,123 990,841 8,151,454
1997 2,249,028 1,797,684 1,190 4,570,189 914,576 3,841,153
1995 2,417,388 549,823 898 9,718,050 635,869 4,713,716
Democratic-Farmer-Labor-Party
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors Total Contributions Received Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 498,750 873,002 472 1,488,174 157,609 716,627
1997 413,097 781,650 430 1,336,102 116,012 502,697
1995 248,605 430,899 371 1,062,329 128,523 434,223
Republican Pary Minnesota
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors Total Contributions Received Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 420,987 1,625,365 832 4,250,672 148,820 758,221
1997 356,797 954,778 512 3,131,155 96,912 609,861
1995 314,425 854,188 592 2,898,410 237,044 827,490
Reform Pary Minnesota*
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors Total Contributions Received Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 6,743 6,005 10 39,661 3,193 8,123
Minnesota Taxpayes Party**
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors Total Contributions Received Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 20 5,843 11 9,948 0 751
Other Parties
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors Total Contributions Received Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 734 49,391 28 108,423 330 1,202
1997 7,719 16,842 23 122,821 22,825 25,780
1995 6,094 8,056 5 21,508 7,295 5,653
Totals
Year Cash Balance January 1 Contributions From Major Donors # of Major Donors Total Contributions Received Total Contributions Made Cash Balance December 31
1999 $5,449,232 $6,882,428 2,819 $12,748,001 $1,300,793 $9,636,378
1997 $3,026,641 $3,550,954 2,155 $9,160,267 $1,150,325 $4,979,491
1995 $2,986,512 $1,842,966 1,866 $13,700,297 $1,008,731 $5,981,082
Major Donors - indivuals, political committees and political funds contributing in aggregate more than $200.
*Reform Party totals are reflected in the Others Parties category prior to 1999.
**Minnesota Taxpayers Party was not a political party until 1998.