Campaign for Working Families

Campaign for Working Families has reported spending a total of $957,527 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 93% benefiting Republican candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Nevada Senate
Opposing Harry Reid (D)
$0 $0 $125,098 $128,798
Pennsylvania Senate
Opposing Joseph A. Sestak, Jr (D)
$0 $0 $127,249 $127,249
Ohio's 1st district
Supporting Steve Chabot (R)
$0 $0 $0 $124,950
Florida Senate
Supporting Marco Rubio (R)
$0 $0 $115,981 $115,981
Michigan's 7th district
Opposing Mark Schauer (D)
$0 $0 $113,776 $113,776
Virginia's 2nd district
Opposing Glenn Nye (D)
$0 $0 $76,420 $76,420
Missouri's 4th district
Opposing Ike Skelton (D)
$0 $0 $73,765 $73,765
Arizona's 8th district
Supporting Gabrielle Giffords (D)
$0 $0 $71,296 $71,296
Michigan's 1st district
Supporting Daniel J. Benishek (R)
$0 $0 $62,751 $62,751
Arkansas Senate
Opposing Blanche Lincoln (D)
$0 $0 $53,992 $53,992
California Senate
Opposing Tom Campbell (R)
$0 $0 $0 $8,549
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