Christopher J. Dodd
Address: Lives and/or works in
Family tree: Dodd is the son of Thomas J. Dodd, prosecutor of the Nuremberg war crimes tribunals.
Religion: Roman Catholic
Areas of interest:
politics & government
Political office: Dodd served in the U.S. Senate as a Democrat from CT.
Personal social network: Much of Dodd's Muckety comes from political connections.
Christopher J. Dodd personal relations:
Jackie Clegg Dodd - spouse
Thomas J. Dodd (deceased) - son
Other current Christopher J. Dodd relationships:
American Film Institute - trustee
Council on Foreign Relations - member
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation - director
Inishnee (Ireland) estate - co-owner
Motion Picture Association of America - chairman
National Democratic Institute - senior advisory committee member
World Wildlife Fund - director
Christopher J. Dodd past relationships:
2008 Christopher Dodd presidential campaign - candidate
Sheryl V. Cohen - chief of staff
Countrywide Financial Corporation - mortgage recipient
DC Muckety: 2009 power couples - named
Rosa L. DeLauro - chief of staff
Dodd-Frank Act - sponsor
Edward Reynolds Downe Jr. - lobbied for presidential pardon
Financial markets bailout bill (Senate-10/1/08) - voted for
Amos J. Hochstein - policy director
Lori McGrogan - deputy chief of staff
Richard L. Plepler - aide
Laura Sheehan - communications director
Smithsonian Institution - regent
Douglas B. Sosnik - chief of staff
U.S. Senate - former senators - D - senator
Mark R. Warner - aide
White House state dinner (11/24/2009) - invited guest
White House state dinner (9/25/2015) - invited guest
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Christopher J. Dodd campaign contributions:
Listed below are major federal donations reported to the FEC.
Committee to Elect An Effective Valley Congressman - $5,000 on 10/26/2012
Motion Picture Association of America Inc. PAC - $5,000 on 1/6/2012
Motion Picture Association of America Inc. PAC - $5,000 on 12/19/2011
Muckety news stories featuring Christopher J. Dodd
Former Sen. Chris Dodd made $2.4 million in his first year leading the Motion Picture Association of America, according to the trade group's 2011 tax return.
March 2, 2013
While attention is often focused on former members of Congress who now work as Washington lobbyists, less is paid to those who head trade groups.
May 16, 2012
Less than a month into his new job as head of the Motion Picture Association of America, former Sen. Chris Dodd finds himself in the midst of another high-pitched battle.
April 5, 2011
More powerful, but less popular, than ever, Sen. Christopher J. Dodd, a Connecticut Democrat, announced Wednesday that he would not seek re-election.
January 7, 2010
Richard Nixon deserves indirect credit for the health-care legislation that has now passed the Democratic-controlled House and Senate.
December 23, 2009
Household finances continue to dog Sen. Christopher Dodd of Connecticut.
June 16, 2009
North Dakota Senator Kent Conrad is perhaps the most unusual of the so-called Friends of Angelo, who received favorable mortgage rates and VIP treatment from Countrywide Financial and its boss, Angelo Mozilo.
June 19, 2008