Indiana's 3rd congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $139,587 on independent campaigning in Indiana's 3rd congressional district this year, with $139,587 benefiting Republicans and $0 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
Senate Conservatives Fund
Supporting Marlin A. Stutzman (R)
$0 $0 $0 $118,699
New Prosperity Foundation
Opposing Tom Hayhurst (D)
$0 $0 $0 $12,500
National Rifle Association
Supporting Mark E. Souder (R)
$0 $0 $0 $3,758
Right to Life
Supporting Marlin A. Stutzman (R)
$542 $0 $0 $3,410
Americans for Prosperity
Opposing Tom Hayhurst (D)
$0 $0 $0 $1,220
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