American Hospital Association

American Hospital Association has reported spending a total of $1,495,325 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 64% benefiting Democratic candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Arkansas Senate
Supporting Blanche Lincoln (D)
$0 $0 $0 $251,456
Ohio's 18th district
Supporting Zachary T. Space (D)
$0 $152,000 $0 $152,000
Ohio's 12th district
Supporting Patrick J. Tiberi (R)
$0 $126,783 $0 $126,783
Illinois Senate
Supporting Mark Kirk (R)
$0 $123,500 $0 $123,500
California's 18th district
Supporting Dennis Cardoza (D)
$0 $0 $119,092 $119,092
Arkansas's 4th district
Supporting Mike Ross (D)
$0 $118,000 $0 $118,000
Pennsylvania's 4th district
Supporting Jason Altmire (D)
$0 $116,000 $0 $116,000
Virginia's 9th district
Supporting Rick Boucher (D)
$0 $112,000 $0 $112,000
Pennsylvania's 6th district
Supporting Jim Gerlach (R)
$0 $106,000 $0 $106,000
Pennsylvania's 15th district
Supporting Charlie Dent (R)
$0 $100,000 $0 $100,000
New York's 25th district
Supporting Dan Maffei (D)
$0 $87,000 $0 $87,000
Nebraska's 2nd district
Supporting Lee Terry (R)
$0 $83,493 $0 $83,493
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