International Association of Firefighters
International Association of Firefighters has reported spending a total of $92,334 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 53% benefiting Democratic candidates. Back to group list.
|Race ||Week before election ||Two weeks before election ||Three weeks before election ||2010 Total |
| West Virginia Senate |
Supporting Joe Manchin (D)
|$0 ||$0 ||$48,689 ||$48,689 |
| Alaska Senate |
Supporting Lisa Murkowski (I)
|$0 ||$19,037 ||$0 ||$43,646 |
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