MoveOn.org

MoveOn.org has reported spending a total of $1,132,277 on independent campaigning so far this year, with 100% benefiting Democratic candidates. Back to group list.


The path-breaking liberal advocacy group has used the Internet to push policy and candidates. The group has grown to 5 million members from humble beginnings as an online petition against the impeachment of President Bill Clinton.

Race Last week Two weeks ago Three weeks ago Total
California Senate
Opposing Carly Fiorina (R)
Supporting Barbara Boxer (D)
$140,564 $69,730 $56,591 $283,591
Virginia's 5th district
Supporting Tom Perriello (D)
$147,827 $2,181 $0 $150,009
Arizona's 7th district
Supporting Raul M. Grijalva (D)
$145,605 $0 $0 $145,605
Washington's 8th district
Opposing Dave Reichert (R)
$0 $0 $0 $80,600
Illinois Senate
Opposing Mark Kirk (R)
Supporting Alexander Giannoulias (D)
$0 $2,181 $62,232 $64,413
Pennsylvania's 15th district
Opposing Charlie Dent (R)
$0 $0 $0 $62,302
New Jersey's 2nd district
Opposing Frank A. LoBiondo (R)
$0 $0 $0 $62,053
New Hampshire Senate
Opposing Kelly A. Ayotte (R)
$0 $0 $0 $58,649
Kentucky Senate
Opposing Rand Paul (R)
$0 $0 $0 $43,941
Ohio's 12th district
Opposing Patrick J. Tiberi (R)
$0 $0 $0 $40,798
Ohio's 8th district
Opposing John Boehner (R)
$0 $0 $0 $37,597
New York's 19th district
Supporting John Hall (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $10,356
New York's 20th district
Supporting Scott Murphy (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $9,751
Washington Senate
Supporting Patty Murray (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $7,048
Ohio Senate
Supporting Lee Irwin Fisher (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $6,485
Washington's 2nd district
Supporting Rick Larsen (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $5,856
Pennsylvania Senate
Supporting Joseph A. Sestak, Jr (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $5,013
Nevada Senate
Supporting Harry Reid (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $4,781
Nevada's 3rd district
Supporting Dina Titus (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $4,631
Missouri Senate
Supporting Robin Carnahan (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $4,207
Illinois's 11th district
Supporting Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,655
New Hampshire's 1st district
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,200
New Hampshire's 2nd district
Supporting Ann Mclane Kuster (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,125
Washington's 3rd district
Supporting Dennis Heck (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,071
Colorado Senate
Supporting Michael F. Bennet (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,053
Wisconsin's 8th district
Supporting Steve Kagen (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,031
Florida's 24th district
Supporting Suzanne Kosmas (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,917
New Mexico's 1st district
Supporting Martin Heinrich (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,665
Pennsylvania's 10th district
Supporting Chris Carney (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,573
Pennsylvania's 3rd district
Supporting Kathleen Dahlkemper (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,564
Michigan's 7th district
Supporting Mark Schauer (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,562
Florida's 8th district
Supporting Alan Grayson (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,546
Colorado's 3rd district
Supporting John Salazar (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,512
Indiana's 9th district
Supporting Baron Hill (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,376
Arizona's 8th district
Supporting Gabrielle Giffords (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,370
New Mexico's 2nd district
Supporting Harry Teague (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $2,363
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