Ohio's 13th congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $1,920,640 on independent campaigning in Ohio's 13th congressional district this year, with $67,235 benefiting Republicans and $1,853,406 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
National Education Association
Opposing Tom Ganley (R)
$0 $0 $0 $550,000
Women Vote!
Opposing Tom Ganley (R)
$0 $0 $520,030 $520,030
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Opposing Tom Ganley (R)
$0 $0 $64,889 $443,261
Service Employees International Union
Opposing Tom Ganley (R)
$0 $0 $0 $196,889
Humane Society
Supporting Betty Sue Sutton (D)
$101,297 $101 $10,599 $111,998
Susan B Anthony List
Opposing Betty Sue Sutton (D)
$0 $42,305 $0 $42,305
Working America
Supporting Betty Sue Sutton (D)
$4,919 $586 $3,306 $21,815
ProgressOhio
Opposing Tom Ganley (R)
$9,412 $0 $0 $9,412
National Rifle Association
Opposing Betty Sue Sutton (D)
Supporting Tom Ganley (R)
$2,087 $645 $2,223 $8,794
Right to Life
Supporting Tom Ganley (R)
$2,874 $0 $0 $5,825
Americans for Prosperity
Opposing Betty Sue Sutton (D)
$0 $0 $0 $3,990
American Majority Action Inc.
Supporting Tom Ganley (R)
$1,056 $0 $0 $3,908
Revere America
Opposing Betty Sue Sutton (D)
$1,682 $0 $0 $1,682
FreedomWorks
Supporting Tom Ganley (R)
$732 $0 $0 $732
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