Center for Individual Freedom

Center for Individual Freedom has reported spending a total of $2,519,788 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 100% benefiting Republican candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
North Carolina's 8th district
Opposing Larry Kissell (D)
$0 $41,234 $456,343 $497,577
New York's 24th district
Opposing Michael Arcuri (D)
$0 $0 $328,349 $328,349
California's 20th district
Opposing Jim Costa (D)
$0 $0 $314,023 $314,023
Florida's 2nd district
Opposing Allen Boyd (D)
$0 $71,375 $192,595 $263,970
North Carolina's 11th district
Opposing Heath Shuler (D)
$0 $45,600 $213,666 $259,266
Mississippi's 1st district
Opposing Travis W. Childers (D)
$0 $0 $220,157 $220,157
Kentucky's 6th district
Opposing Ben Chandler (D)
$0 $59,286 $136,797 $196,083
Georgia's 8th district
Opposing Jim Marshall (D)
$0 $37,034 $115,580 $152,614
New Jersey's 3rd district
Opposing John H. Adler (D)
$0 $40,071 $96,047 $136,118
Pennsylvania's 11th district
Opposing Paul E. Kanjorski (D)
$0 $0 $132,359 $132,359
Iowa's 1st district
Opposing Bruce Braley (D)
$0 $0 $19,272 $19,272
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