Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce Issues Mobilization Council

Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce Issues Mobilization Council has reported spending a total of $114,661 on independent campaigning through October 2010, with 100% benefiting Republican candidates. Back to group list.

Race Week before election Two weeks before election Three weeks before election 2010 Total
Wisconsin's 3rd district
Supporting Dan Kapanke (R)
$40,000 $24,640 $0 $64,640
Wisconsin's 8th district
Opposing Steve Kagen (D)
$0 $25,021 $0 $25,021
Wisconsin's 7th district
Supporting Sean P. Duffy (R)
$0 $25,000 $0 $25,000
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