Gun Owners Of America

Gun Owners Of America has reported spending a total of $86,815 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
Missouri's 4th district
Supporting Vicky Hartzler (R)
$35,000 $9,950 $0 $44,950
Nevada Senate
Supporting Sharron E. Angle (R)
$5,935 $0 $11,560 $40,325
Utah Senate
Opposing Robert F. Bennett (R)
$0 $0 $0 $1,540
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