Illinois's 11th congressional district

Interest groups and political parties have reported spending $772,817 on independent campaigning in Illinois's 11th congressional district this year, with $707,444 benefiting Republicans and $65,373 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Last week Two weeks ago Three weeks ago Total
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $0 $0 $300,000
National Republican Congressional Committee
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $33,041 $33,041 $237,398
American Future Fund
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $0 $0 $138,979
Citizens for Strength and Security
Supporting Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $57,225 $0 $57,225
Susan B Anthony List
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $15,375 $0 $15,375
Americans for Prosperity
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $0 $0 $8,400
Right to Life
Supporting Adam Kinzinger (R)
$2,142 $0 $3,729 $5,890
National Rifle Association
Supporting Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $4,216 $0 $4,216
Supporting Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $2,181 $0 $3,655
Revere America
Opposing Deborah Halvorson (D)
$1,401 $0 $0 $1,401
NARAL Pro-Choice America
Opposing Adam Kinzinger (R)
Supporting Deborah Halvorson (D)
$0 $0 $0 $276
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