Florida's 12th congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $20,614 on independent campaigning in Florida's 12th congressional district this year, with $20,614 benefiting Republicans and $0 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
Safari Club International
Supporting Dennis Ross (R)
$0 $0 $9,420 $9,420
Right to Life
Supporting Dennis Ross (R)
$1,820 $0 $5,206 $8,272
National Rifle Association
Supporting Dennis Ross (R)
$0 $2,922 $0 $2,922
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