Americans for Prosperity

Americans for Prosperity has reported spending a total of $1,322,058 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 96% benefiting Republican candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Wisconsin's 3rd district
Opposing Ron Kind (D)
Supporting Dan Kapanke (R)
$18,978 $0 $0 $189,139
Arkansas's 1st district
Opposing Chad Causey (D)
$0 $147,794 $0 $147,794
Virginia's 9th district
Opposing Rick Boucher (D)
$111,497 $0 $0 $111,497
Ohio's 18th district
Opposing Zachary T. Space (D)
$0 $0 $100,050 $102,943
North Carolina's 7th district
Opposing Mike McIntyre (D)
$0 $0 $100,027 $100,027
Wisconsin's 7th district
Opposing Julie Lassa (D)
$0 $0 $0 $97,412
New Hampshire's 2nd district
Opposing Ann Mclane Kuster (D)
$0 $0 $0 $75,762
New Hampshire's 1st district
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $0 $0 $74,417
Nevada Senate
Opposing Harry Reid (D)
$0 $68,849 $0 $68,849
Wisconsin's 8th district
Opposing Steve Kagen (D)
$0 $0 $0 $67,813
Pennsylvania's 12th district
Opposing Mark Critz (D)
$0 $0 $0 $63,801
Florida's 2nd district
Opposing Allen Boyd (D)
$0 $0 $21,100 $21,100
New Jersey's 3rd district
Opposing John H. Adler (D)
$11,765 $5,400 $0 $21,095
Florida's 8th district
Opposing Alan Grayson (D)
$0 $0 $16,300 $16,300
New Jersey's 6th district
Opposing Frank Pallone Jr (D)
$0 $7,675 $0 $13,345
New York's 23rd district
Opposing Bill Owens (D)
$0 $0 $0 $11,400
Illinois's 11th district
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $0 $0 $8,400
Kansas's 4th district
Supporting Jean Schodorf (R)
$0 $0 $0 $7,950
Indiana's 9th district
Opposing Baron Hill (D)
$0 $0 $0 $6,220
Georgia's 8th district
Opposing Jim Marshall (D)
$5,900 $0 $0 $5,900
Ohio's 1st district
Opposing Steve Driehaus (D)
$0 $0 $0 $5,700
New York's 19th district
Opposing John Hall (D)
$0 $0 $0 $5,600
New Jersey's 12th district
Opposing Rush Holt (D)
$0 $0 $0 $5,230
Colorado's 4th district
Opposing Betsy Markey (D)
$0 $0 $0 $5,000
New York's 13th district
Opposing Michael E. McMahon (D)
$0 $0 $0 $4,915
Pennsylvania's 7th district
Opposing Bryan Lentz (D)
$0 $0 $0 $4,500
Ohio's 13th district
Opposing Betty Sue Sutton (D)
$0 $0 $0 $3,990
Illinois's 14th district
Opposing Bill Foster (D)
$0 $0 $0 $3,480
Ohio's 15th district
Opposing Mary Jo Kilroy (D)
$0 $0 $0 $3,008
New York's 20th district
Opposing Scott Murphy (D)
$0 $0 $0 $2,780
Indiana's 8th district
Opposing Trent Van Haaften (D)
$0 $0 $0 $2,374
Ohio's 16th district
Opposing John A. Boccieri (D)
$0 $0 $0 $1,800
South Carolina's 5th district
Opposing John M. Spratt Jr (D)
$0 $1,410 $0 $1,410
Indiana's 2nd district
Opposing Joe Donnelly (D)
$0 $0 $0 $1,275
Indiana's 3rd district
Opposing Tom Hayhurst (D)
$0 $0 $0 $1,220
Maryland's 1st district
Opposing Frank M. Kratovil Jr (D)
$0 $0 $0 $980
New York's 24th district
Opposing Michael Arcuri (D)
$0 $0 $0 $940
Ohio's 6th district
Opposing Charlie Wilson (D)
$0 $0 $0 $420
Indiana's 5th district
Opposing Tim Crawford (D)
$0 $0 $0 $147
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