National Nurses United for Patient Protection

National Nurses United for Patient Protection has reported spending a total of $92,361 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 100% benefiting Democratic candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Pennsylvania's 8th district
Supporting Patrick J. Murphy (D)
$27,537 $0 $0 $27,537
Michigan's 7th district
Opposing Tim Walberg (R)
$0 $20,000 $0 $20,000
Massachusetts's 10th district
Opposing Jeff Perry (R)
$0 $14,989 $0 $14,989
California's 3rd district
Supporting Ami Bera (D)
$14,119 $0 $0 $14,119
Michigan's 9th district
Supporting Gary Peters (D)
$9,320 $0 $0 $9,320
Hawaii's 1st district
Supporting Colleen Hanabusa (D)
$4,269 $0 $0 $4,269
Illinois's 17th district
Supporting Phil Hare (D)
$2,127 $0 $0 $2,127
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