American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology has reported spending a total of $520,128 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 88% benefiting Republican candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
New York's 19th district
Supporting Nan Hayworth (R)
$75,950 $0 $0 $217,280
Iowa's 2nd district
Supporting Mariannette Jane Miller-Meeks (R)
$0 $0 $89,830 $113,830
Minnesota's 3rd district
Supporting Erik Paulsen (R)
$0 $0 $0 $64,750
Virginia's 2nd district
Supporting Glenn Nye (D)
$0 $0 $0 $64,476
Arizona's 5th district
Supporting David Schweikert (R)
$0 $35,292 $0 $35,292
Arkansas Senate
Supporting John Boozman (R)
$0 $0 $0 $24,500
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