Washington's 9th congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $28,651 on independent campaigning in Washington's 9th congressional district this year, with $28,524 benefiting Republicans and $127 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
Susan B Anthony List
Opposing Adam Smith (D)
$0 $19,953 $0 $19,953
60 Plus Association
Opposing Adam Smith (D)
$0 $0 $6,122 $6,122
Revere America
Opposing Adam Smith (D)
$1,599 $0 $0 $1,599
Americans for Limited Government
Opposing Adam Smith (D)
$0 $850 $0 $850
Naral Stand Up For A Pro-choice Future
Supporting Adam Smith (D)
$0 $127 $0 $127
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