American Society of Anesthesiologists

American Society of Anesthesiologists has reported spending a total of $621,280 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 83% benefiting Republican candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Maryland's 1st district
Supporting Andy Harris (R)
$50,000 $0 $0 $261,980
Illinois Senate
Supporting Mark Kirk (R)
$76,150 $76,150 $0 $152,300
Alabama's 2nd district
Supporting Bobby Bright (D)
$0 $57,000 $0 $57,000
California's 3rd district
Supporting Ami Bera (D)
$0 $50,000 $0 $50,000
Indiana's 8th district
Supporting Larry D. Bucshon (R)
$50,000 $0 $0 $50,000
Pennsylvania's 15th district
Supporting Charlie Dent (R)
$50,000 $0 $0 $50,000
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