Delaware's 1st congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $98,819 on independent campaigning in Delaware's 1st congressional district this year, with $0 benefiting Republicans and $98,819 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO
Supporting John Carney (D)
$0 $47,500 $47,500 $95,000
The American Worker
Supporting John Carney (D)
$3,770 $0 $0 $3,770
Working America
Opposing Glen Urquhart (R)
Supporting John Carney (D)
$49 $0 $0 $49
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