Congressional Black Caucus

Congressional Black Caucus has reported spending a total of $59,152 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 100% benefiting Democratic candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Georgia's 2nd district
Supporting Sanford D. Bishop Jr (D)
$15,715 $0 $0 $15,715
California's 37th district
Supporting Laura Richardson (D)
$9,865 $0 $0 $9,865
Alabama's 5th district
Supporting Stephen Raby (D)
$5,715 $0 $0 $5,715
North Carolina's 8th district
Supporting Larry Kissell (D)
$5,715 $0 $0 $5,715
Ohio's 1st district
Supporting Steve Driehaus (D)
$5,715 $0 $0 $5,715
South Carolina's 5th district
Supporting John M. Spratt Jr (D)
$5,715 $0 $0 $5,715
Virginia's 2nd district
Supporting Glenn Nye (D)
$5,715 $0 $0 $5,715
Illinois's 10th district
Supporting Dan Seals (D)
$5,000 $0 $0 $5,000
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