New York Senate race

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $123,017 on independent campaigning in the New York Senate race this year, with $121,546 benefiting Republicans and $1,471 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
Filangieri Society for Justice and Good Government
Supporting Joseph J. Dioguardi (R)
$0 $0 $1,308 $91,900
Right to Life
Supporting Joseph J. Dioguardi (R)
$12,729 $2,127 $13,124 $28,150
Restore America's Voice
Supporting Joseph J. Dioguardi (R)
$1,404 $92 $0 $1,496
NARAL Pro-Choice America
Supporting Kirsten Gillibrand (D)
$0 $0 $0 $1,471
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