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Election 2010

Hawaii's 1st congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $2,496,370 on independent campaigning in Hawaii's 1st congressional district this year, with $583,071 benefiting Republicans and $1,913,299 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Opposing Charles Djou (R)
$250,460 $165,482 $163,951 $1,304,253
National Republican Congressional Committee
Opposing Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$88,688 $131,864 $121,479 $342,031
Working Families for Hawaii
Supporting Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$101,003 $40,000 $99,971 $240,973
Independent Women's Voice
Opposing Ed Case (D)
$0 $0 $0 $237,500
American Crossroads
Opposing Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$76,195 $0 $103,532 $179,727
Workers for a Better Hawaii
Opposing Charles Djou (R)
Opposing Ed Case (D)
$0 $0 $0 $115,136
Republican Party of Hawaii
Supporting Charles Djou (R)
$27,489 $0 $0 $27,489
GOProud
Supporting Charles Djou (R)
$3,174 $10,288 $0 $13,462
American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees
Supporting Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$0 $0 $0 $11,158
National Rifle Association
Supporting Charles Djou (R)
$0 $643 $5,640 $8,300
National Organization for Marriage
Supporting Charles Djou (R)
$0 $0 $0 $7,787
National Nurses United for Patient Protection
Supporting Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$4,269 $0 $0 $4,269
Right to Life
Supporting Charles Djou (R)
$2,284 $0 $0 $2,284
One Nation PAC
Supporting Charles Djou (R)
$0 $0 $0 $1,992
NARAL Pro-Choice America
Supporting Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$0 $0 $0 $9
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
 

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