Arizona Senate race

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $76,258 on independent campaigning in the Arizona Senate race this year, with $55,943 benefiting Republicans and $20,315 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
Minuteman Victory PAC
Supporting J. D. Hayworth (R)
$0 $0 $0 $52,429
Blue America
Supporting Randy Alan Parraz (D)
$0 $0 $0 $20,315
Americans For Legal Immigration
Supporting J. D. Hayworth (R)
$0 $0 $0 $3,148
Right to Life
Supporting John McCain (R)
$0 $0 $0 $366
SOURCES: Federal Election Commission filings; Washington Post research

NOTE: Totals represent spending in calendar year 2010 and will change as new filings are made or information is amended. Data includes "electioneering communication" and electronically-filed "independent expenditure" spending reported to the Federal Election Commission. Spending on "issue ads" targeting candidates will not be included if it is more than 30 days before a primary or more than 60 days before the general election. "Weeks on list" shows the total number of weeks that a group or race has been in the top ten throughout the year.

By T.W. Farnam and Nathaniel Vaughn Kelso -- The Washington Post