Communications Workers of America

Communications Workers of America has reported spending a total of $1,136,802 on independent campaigning so far this year, with 75% benefiting Democratic candidates. Back to group list.


Race Last week Two weeks ago Three weeks ago Total
Arkansas Senate
Opposing Blanche Lincoln (D)
Supporting Bill Halter (D)
$0 $0 $0 $527,014
Nevada Senate
Opposing Sue Lowden (R)
$0 $0 $0 $174,000
Michigan's 7th district
Opposing Tim Walberg (R)
$0 $0 $0 $100,000
West Virginia Senate
Opposing John R Raese (R)
$0 $50,000 $0 $50,000
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