The Howard Rich ‘Hall Of Shame’

An itemized list of contributions by New York real estate developer Howard Rich and his cronies to South Carolina politicians in 2011-12. For background, see statement.

TOTAL: $333,640
Republicans: $325,640
Democrats: $8000
SC HOUSE

Total: $37,500

Barfield, Liston D (R, 58) – $3000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/03/2012
Dokupil, Michael E* – Houston, TN – $1,000 – 05/09/2012
Farago, Paul R** – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012

Bowen, Don C (R, 08) – $3000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/28/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, Sc – $1,000 – 05/28/2012

Chumley, Bill (R, 35) – $15,000
123 Lasalle Inc – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
332 E 11 LLC – Phildelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
470 West 166 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
51 First Avenue LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
538-14 Realty LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Cool Cal LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Dokupil, Michael E & Susanna G – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Farago, Paul – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Mango LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Silver & Silver Properties LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
West 14 & 18 LP A Partnership – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012

Crawford, Kris (R, 63) – $500
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $500 – 03/31/2011

Erickson, Shannon (R, 124) – $500
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $500 – 04/15/2011

Gambrell, Michael W (R, 07) – $500
Stillrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $500 – 04/25/2011

Hardwick, Nelson (R, 106) – $2000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/04/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 06/04/2012

Herbkersman, Bill (R, 118) – $1000
Coolcal LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 11/04/2011

Putnam, Joshua (R, 10) – $11,000
123 Lasalle Inc – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/02/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 04/30/2012
Coolcal LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/02/2012
Dokupil, Michael – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Rich & Rich Associates A Partnership – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/03/2012
Silver & Silver Properties LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 10/07/2011
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/02/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/02/2012
West 14 & 18 LP A Partnership – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012

Smith, Garry R (R, 27) – $1000
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012

SC SENATE

Total: $109,000

Bright, Lee (R, 12) – $17,000
123 Lasalle Inc – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/21/2012
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 04/30/2012
332 E 11 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/30/2012
470 West 166 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/21/2012
51 First Avenue LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/30/2012
538-14 Realty LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/30/2012
Ashborough Investors LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/30/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Coolcal LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 05/09/2012
Farago, Paul R – Ashville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Mango LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/30/2012
Silver & Silver Properties – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Spinksville II LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/21/2012
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Stillrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
West 14 & 18 LP – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/21/2012

Bryant, Kevin L (R, 03) – $8000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/14/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/14/2012
Coolcal LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/14/2012
Dokupil, Michael & Susanna – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 05/28/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/14/2012
Silver & Silver – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/14/2012
Spinksville LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/14/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 03/26/2011

Campsen, Chip (R, 43) – $1000
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 03/18/2011

Corbin, Tom (R, 05) – $8000
188 Claremont – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Cobden – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Coolcal LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Silver & Silver Properties – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Spinksville III – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Stilrich – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012

Davis, Tom (R, 46) – $1000
Stilrich LLC – $1,000 – 03/31/2011

Fair, Mike (R, 06) – $18,000
123 Lasalle Inc – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/03/2012
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
332 E 11 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
470 West 166 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
51 First Avenue LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/03/2012
538-14 Realty LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Ashborough Investors Limited Liability Co – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Bradford Management Of New York – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Coolcal LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Mango LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Rich & Rich Associates – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012
Silver & Silver Properties – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 03/22/2011
West 14 & 18 LP – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 06/01/2012

Ford, Robert (D, 42) – $6000
332 E 11 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/22/2012
51 First Avenue LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/17/2012
538-14 Realty LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/03/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/31/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Sprinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/01/2012

Grooms, Larry (R, 37) – $5000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 08/06/2012
Dokupil, Michael – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 08/06/2012
Farago, Paul – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 08/06/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, SC – $1,000 – 08/06/2012
West 14 & 18 LPA Partnership – Philadephia, PA – $1,000 – 08/06/2012

Massey, Shane (R, 25) – $3000
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TN – $1,000 – 05/09/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/01/2012
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/02/2012

Peeler, Harvey (R, 14) – $3000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 03/21/2011
Coolcal LLC Professional Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 03/21/2011
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 03/21/2011

Rose, Mike (R, 38) – $18,000
123 Lssalle Inc – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
332 E 11 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
470 West 166 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
51 First Avenue LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
538-14 Realty LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Ashborough Investors Limited Liability Co – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Bradford Management Of New York – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Coolcal LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Mango LLC Prof Corp – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
Rich & Rich Associates A Partnership – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Silver & Silver – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
West 14 & 18 LP A Partnership – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012

Thomas, David (R, 08) – $18,000
123 Lasalle Inc – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/24/2012
332 E 11 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
470 West 166 LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
51 First Avenue LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
538-14 Realty LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Ashborough Investors LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Bradford Management Of New York – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Cobden LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Coolcal LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TX – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Mango LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Rich & Rich Associates – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Silver & Silver Properties – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2011
Spinksville III LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012
West 14 & 18 LP – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000 – 05/25/2012

Thurmond, Paul(R, 41) – $3000
Mango LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000.00 – 10/11/2012
Codben LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000.00 – 09/26/2012
Ashborough Investors LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $1,000.00 – 09/11/2012

LEGISLATIVE CAUCUS

Total: $105,000

House Democratic Caucus Committee – $2,000
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $2,000.00 – 7/27/2011

House Republican Caucus Committee – $3000
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $1,500.00 – 8/30/2011
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $1,500.00 – 7/24/2012

Senate Republican Caucus Committee – $100,000
South Carolinians for Responsible Government*** – Columbia, SC – $20,000.00 – 2/3/2011
South Carolinians for Responsible Government – Columbia, SC – $20,000.00 – 4/8/2011
South Carolinians for Responsible Government – Columbia, SC – $20,000.00 – 12/20/2011
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $20,000.00 – 3/13/2012
SCRG Inc – Columbia, SC – $20,000.00 – 6/14/2012

STATEWIDE

Total: $38,500

Loftis, Curtis (R, Treasurer) – $31,500
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/30/2012
188 Claremont LLC – 2010 Campaign Debt – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/30/2012
Dokupil, Michael E – Houston, TX – $3,500 – 05/27/2012
Farago, Paul R – Asheville, NC – $3,500 – 05/27/2012
Mango LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/30/2012
Rich & Rich Associates – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/27/2012
Rich & Rich Associates – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/27/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/27/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/27/2012

Wilson, Alan (R, Ag) – $7000
188 Claremont LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/22/2012
Stilrich LLC – Philadelphia, PA – $3,500 – 05/22/2012

PARTIES

Total: $43,640

South Carolina Republican Party – $43,640
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $10,000.00 – 1/20/2011
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $400.00 – 5/9/2011
SCRG – Columbia, SC – $25,000.00 – 1/23/2012
South Carolinians for Responsible Government – Columbia, SC – $5,000.00 – 4/18/2012
South Carolinians for Responsible Government – Columbia, SC – $3,240.00 – 8/30/2012

* Director of Howard Rich’s Americans for Limited Government
** Director of Howard Rich’s Americans for Limited Government
*** Identified as a Rich front group in numerous press accounts