John C. Otto

Candidate/Officeholder (non-judicial)
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Full Name John Otto
Age 67
Hometown Dayton
Race White
Occupation Certified Public Accountant
Education BBA Accounting, Texas A&M University (CPA/Tax and Audit)
Spouse: Nancy
Religion Methodist
Church First United Methodist of Dayton

Historical Contributions/Expenditures

Top Contributors

Name Total Amount # Contributions
TREPAC/Texas Association of Realtors Political Action Committee $55,544.17 8
Texas Association of Realtors PAC $40,061.25 7
Associated Republicans of Texas $36,208.02 10
Texas Association of Realtors PAC $28,362.27 9
Union Pacific Corporation Fund for Effective Government $27,500.00 8
AT&T TEXAS PAC $21,249.22 11
HILLCO PAC $21,013.28 16
Charles C. Butt $21,000.00 6
Texas Medical Association $20,301.97 20
Ryan Texas PAC $20,000.00 2
Texas Homecare & Hospice PAC-State $17,000.00 5
UPS PAC $16,000.00 12
TBA BANKPAC-STATE $15,896.52 12
Bob Perry $14,500.00 4
Texas Dental Association (DenPac) $14,281.39 17
Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC $13,500.00 11
Texas Health Care Association PAC $12,300.00 4
Bank of America State and Federal PAC $12,000.00 3
USAA Employee PAC $11,523.92 12
A&M PAC $10,500.00 6
CHICKASAW NATION $10,000.00 2
Curtis Mewbourne $10,000.00 2
Beef PAC of Texas Cattle Feeders Association $9,518.11 8
Trevor L. Ahlberg $9,500.00 5
KOCHPAC - Koch Industries, Inc. Political Action Committee $9,000.00 4
TaPTP PAC $9,000.00 1
Valero PAC $8,500.00 7
The American Electric Power Company $8,500.00 7
Texas Hospital Association $8,250.00 6
Houston CPA Society (A Chapter of Texas Society of CPA) Political Action Committee $8,000.00 2

Recent Expenditures

Date Recipient Amount Description
Dec. 23, 2014 Melva Gomez $1,750.00 December contract work in Austin
Dec. 23, 2014 Omega Ortegon $867.10 Rent January 1 - 12, 2015
Dec. 18, 2014 Cleveland Chamber of Commerce $100.00 Dues for 2015
Dec. 18, 2014 Huntsville Walker Co. Chamber of Commerce $315.00 Dues for 2015
Dec. 18, 2014 2015 Texas Inaugural Committee $1,000.00 Contribution
Dec. 18, 2014 Huntsville Walker Co. Chamber of Commerce $55.00 Annual chamber banquet ticket
Dec. 18, 2014 Dayton Chamber of Commerce $120.00 Dues for 2015
Dec. 17, 2014 Intuit $277.01 Quickbooks 2015 to maintain campaign accounting records
Dec. 16, 2014 HoneyBaked Hams $312.00 Christmas gift cards for staff
Dec. 11, 2014 United Airlines $315.70 Round trip airfare from Austin to speak to retired teachers in Liberty County
Dec. 8, 2014 Texas Chili Parlor $24.54 Staff lunch to discuss budget issues
Dec. 7, 2014 United Airlines $204.60 Return to Austin for budget meetings
Dec. 6, 2014 Postmaster $8.70 Postage due on campaign/officeholder note cards
Dec. 3, 2014 Capitol Gift Shop $433.00 Christmas ornaments for District donations
Nov. 26, 2014 TDCJ Manufacturing and Logistics $261.88 Saddle stands for charity auctions in district
Nov. 26, 2014 Capitol Images $192.00 Cards & Envelopes for office holder
Nov. 26, 2014 TDCJ Manufacturing and Logistics $178.05 Gavels for outgoing Chamber Chairmen in Liberty County
Nov. 25, 2014 Postmaster $98.00 Stamps for campaign/officeholder purposes
Nov. 24, 2014 Melva Gomez $1,750.00 November contract work in Walker County
Nov. 24, 2014 Omega Ortegon $2,250.00 December rent
Nov. 17, 2014 TDCJ Manufacturing and Logistics $43.30 Donation of gavel to Chamber
Nov. 11, 2014 Texas Chili Parlor $42.97 Staff luncheon to discuss upcoming session
Nov. 11, 2014 Contessa Gallery & Frame Shop $105.00 Framing of print donated to Huntsville Chamber of Commerce
Oct. 28, 2014 John Otto $481.60 Officeholder mileage during October 860 miles
Oct. 28, 2014 Dayton Self Storage $600.00 Rental of storage unit for campaign signs and posts
Oct. 28, 2014 Contessa Gallery & Frame Shop $106.62 Framing for print donated to Texas Alliance for Life and reimburse staff
Oct. 28, 2014 John Otto $29.00 Reimbursement of parking fees reported on Schedule G
Oct. 27, 2014 The Lighthouse Inn $102.35 Lodging for Speaker's event in Rockport
Oct. 24, 2014 Melva Gomez $1,750.00 October contract work in Walker County
Oct. 24, 2014 Omega Ortegon $2,250.00 November rent

More Expenditures

Summaries

Date Total Contributions Total Expenditures Cash On Hand Office Sought Office Held
Jan. 15, 2015 $247,774.73 $51,520.50 $781,716.00 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2014 $70,900.00 $42,102.52 $590,581.91 State Representative State Representative
Feb. 24, 2014 $68,110.65 $97,554.55 $591,675.12 State Representative State Representative
Feb. 3, 2014 $73,673.70 $15,084.15 $530,459.77 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2014 $118,972.38 $45,740.85 $531,509.67 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2013 $1,000.00 $25,792.07 $454,505.44 State Representative
Jan. 15, 2013 $118,511.91 $41,472.05 $480,066.42 State Representative State Representative
July 16, 2012 $27,790.00 $27,198.05 $413,727.13 State Representative State Representative
May 21, 2012 $120,293.74 $18,060.68 $407,767.89 State Representative State Representative
April 30, 2012 $46,900.00 $33,581.68 $304,969.94 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 17, 2012 $54,216.74 $27,354.72 $283,532.44 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2011 $11,666.63 $21,076.10 $256,296.03 State Representative
Jan. 18, 2011 $108,908.96 $8,127.27 $264,887.44 State Representative
Oct. 25, 2010 $29,013.34 $15,854.15 $164,609.62 State Representative State Representative
Oct. 4, 2010 $26,586.50 $9,966.08 $152,004.40 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2010 $22,800.00 $30,068.74 $135,293.26 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2010 $41,455.83 $16,632.91 $141,790.16 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2009 $14,008.85 $8,792.25 $103,778.21 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2009 $72,778.60 $70,059.54 $112,550.67 State Representative State Representative
Oct. 27, 2008 $33,275.00 $50,971.32 $113,596.15 State Representative State Representative
Oct. 6, 2008 $22,010.00 $42,368.50 $130,971.18 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2008 $66,197.49 $30,196.83 $151,131.66 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2008 $21,786.72 $14,696.38 $116,445.14 State Representative State Representative
July 16, 2007 $18,797.21 $11,538.88 $109,729.83 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 16, 2007 $47,886.10 $5,705.63 $102,868.71 State Representative State Representative
Oct. 30, 2006 $15,840.28 $20,058.59 $61,539.80 State Representative State Representative
Oct. 10, 2006 $15,700.00 $14,783.35 $63,520.31 State Representative State Representative
July 17, 2006 $49,835.10 $6,543.53 $62,689.37 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 17, 2006 $41,183.30 $11,637.25 $20,333.00 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2005 $0.00 $11,954.17 $201.13 State Representative
Jan. 18, 2005 $46,383.02 $57,154.47 $11,740.73 State Representative
Oct. 25, 2004 $25,567.05 $22,228.73 $0.00 State Representative
Oct. 4, 2004 $22,159.18 $17,647.62 $0.00 State Representative
July 15, 2004 $2,026.85 $7,584.64 $0.00 State Representative
Jan. 15, 2004 $14,025.00 $11,511.41 $0.00 State Representative