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Election 2010

New Hampshire's 1st congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $2,425,294 on independent campaigning in New Hampshire's 1st congressional district this year, with $2,147,909 benefiting Republicans and $277,385 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
National Republican Congressional Committee
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $322,367 $338,678 $1,025,398
Revere America
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$1,775 $0 $0 $741,281
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $148,640 $0 $148,640
American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO
Opposing Frank Guinta (R)
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $30,522 $61,044 $91,566
Americans for Prosperity
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $0 $0 $74,417
Women Vote!
Opposing Frank Guinta (R)
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$10,954 $40,053 $20,026 $71,033
Planned Parenthood
Opposing Frank Guinta (R)
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$11,000 $32,010 $6,366 $49,376
Susan B Anthony List
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $45,367 $0 $45,367
National Federation of Independent Business
Supporting Frank Guinta (R)
$0 $0 $0 $33,833
Family Research Council
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $0 $0 $32,364
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$19,835 $11,103 $0 $30,938
New Hampshire Citizens Alliance for Action
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$6,381 $153 $8,598 $15,243
National Rifle Association
Opposing Carol Shea-Porter (D)
Supporting Frank Guinta (R)
$2,188 $4,447 $2,237 $12,876
Service Employees International Union
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$12,380 $0 $0 $12,380
Business Institute for Political Analysis
Supporting Frank Guinta (R)
$0 $11,499 $0 $11,499
Fund For American Opportunity-educational Account
Supporting Frank Guinta (R)
$0 $0 $0 $9,690
Right to Life
Supporting Frank Guinta (R)
$1,391 $0 $4,878 $6,294
Safari Club International
Supporting Frank Guinta (R)
$0 $0 $0 $6,250
League of Conservation Voters
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$1,768 $576 $1,306 $3,649
Supporting Carol Shea-Porter (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,200
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.

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