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Elections 2020


Democrat John Weston

Kael Weston is a 2020 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of Utah. Weston earned his B.A. from the University of Utah, Provo and a Masters from Cambridge University, Cambridge, England. He was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to the Amsterdam School of International Relations, University of Amsterdam and a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship, London School of Economics. Weston worked as a diplomat for the U.S. State Department, including seven years in Iraq and Afghanistan as a political adviser attached to Marine infantry units. He is the author of the nonfiction book “The Mirror Test: America at War in Iraq and Afghanistan” about his work.

Upcoming Race

  • Office: U.S House Utah District 02
  • Year: 2020
  • District Name: Utah District 02
  • District Type: Congress
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower

Primary: Election Information

  • Date of Primary: June 30th, 2020
  • Status: Advanced


  • Gender: Male
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • State: Utah
  • Office: Congress
  • District: Utah District 02
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Lower
  • Primary Date: June 30, 2020
  • General Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020

Federal Election Commission Candidate Disclosure

FEC Candidate ID: H0UT02302
FEC Committee ID: C00730820
FEC Committee Name: WESTON 2020

I. Receipts:

Itemized Individual Contribution: $21400.0
Contributions must be itemized (i.e. listing specific information about the donor and the contribution) when the total given to the campaign from a single individual exceeds $200.
Unitemized Individual Contribution: $5,915.0
Total given to the campaign where specific information about the donors is not required because they have not given more than $200.
Total Individual Contributions: $27315.0
Party Committee Contributions: $0
Contributions from party committees.
Other Committee Contributions: $0
Mostly contributions from PACs, also includes contributions from other candidates.
Candidate Contributions: $2417.31
Contributions from the candidate him(her)self.
Total Overall Contributions: $29732.31
Total Loan Amount: $0
Total Receipts: $29732.31

II. Disbursements:

Total Loan Repayment Amount: $0
Total Contribution Refunds: $0
Total Disbursements: $2155.15

III. Cash Summary:

Ending Cash on Hand: $0
Ending cash balance on the most recent filing.

2020-01-29T00:00:00|||Last File Date:

Source: OpenFEC. Content deemed accurate but not guaranteed.