Kansas's 3rd congressional district

Interest groups and political parties reported spending $198,652 on independent campaigning in Kansas's 3rd congressional district this year, with $197,873 benefiting Republicans and $779 benefiting Democrats. Back to race list.

Group Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election Total
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Opposing Stephene Ann Moore (D)
$0 $0 $0 $172,864
National Rifle Association
Supporting Kevin W. Yoder (R)
$2,326 $8,550 $2,135 $17,004
Revere America
Supporting Kevin W. Yoder (R)
$4,758 $0 $0 $4,758
Right to Life
Supporting Kevin W. Yoder (R)
$200 $0 $0 $3,247
American Nurses Association
Supporting Stephene Ann Moore (D)
$779 $0 $0 $779
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