Sunlight Foundation

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Showing data from the 2011-2012 election cycle. See the 2013-2014 home page.

NOW OR NEVER PAC, 2012 CYCLE

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Contributions are as of the last report.

This group is a super PAC
Filing Frequency: Quarterly

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Independent Expenditures (during 2012 cycle): $7,760,174.00
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Contributions (as of 2012-12-31): $8,250,500.00
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Independent Expenditure Summary

Negative: 73%   Opposes Democrats: $5,361,639.00   Opposes Republicans: $286,760.00
Positive: 27%   Supports Democrats: $0.00   Supports Republicans: $2,111,775.00

This table shows the overall total amount spent by this group supporting or opposing federal candidates in independent expenditures in the 2012 election cycle.

Race Candidate Support/oppose Amount
IL-8 (House) DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) winner Oppose $2,089,969.00
OH (Senate) BROWN, SHERROD (D) winner Oppose $1,200,000.00
AZ (Senate) CARMONA, RICHARD (D) Oppose $1,010,000.00
MO (Senate) AKIN, W TODD (R) Support $1,005,050.00
IL-8 (House) WALSH, JOE (R) Support $917,320.00
ND (Senate) HEITKAMP, HEIDI (D) winner Oppose $651,490.00
MT (Senate) TESTER, JON (D) winner Oppose $410,180.00
MO (Senate) BRUNNER, JOHN (R) Oppose $286,760.00
MO (Senate) STEELMAN, SARAH H (R) Support $189,405.00

Independent Expenditures

This table shows the independent expenditures of $10,000 or more made by this group supporting or opposing federal candidates in the 2012 election cycle. To view a more detailed file of all such spending, click here.

Date Committee Candidate Support/Oppose Amount State Purpose
2012-11-02 NOW OR NEVER PAC AKIN, W TODD (R) Support $201,275.00 MO Broadcast advertising
2012-11-01 NOW OR NEVER PAC BROWN, SHERROD (D) Oppose $600,000.00 OH Broadcase advertising
2012-10-31 NOW OR NEVER PAC HEITKAMP, HEIDI (D) Oppose $10,940.00 ND Media production
2012-10-31 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $285,125.00 IL Media placement
2012-10-31 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $700,125.00 IL Media placement
2012-10-31 NOW OR NEVER PAC AKIN, W TODD (R) Support $801,275.00 MO Media Placement
2012-10-29 NOW OR NEVER PAC TESTER, JON (D) Oppose $213,245.00 MT TV advertising
2012-10-29 NOW OR NEVER PAC HEITKAMP, HEIDI (D) Oppose $453,550.00 ND TV advertising
2012-10-29 NOW OR NEVER PAC BROWN, SHERROD (D) Oppose $12,000.00 OH Media Production
2012-10-29 NOW OR NEVER PAC BROWN, SHERROD (D) Oppose $588,000.00 OH Broadcast Advertising
2012-10-26 NOW OR NEVER PAC TESTER, JON (D) Oppose $10,460.00 MT TV advertising production
2012-10-26 NOW OR NEVER PAC CARMONA, RICHARD (D) Oppose $1,010,000.00 AZ TV advertising
2012-10-24 NOW OR NEVER PAC TESTER, JON (D) Oppose $186,475.00 MT TV advertising
2012-10-24 NOW OR NEVER PAC HEITKAMP, HEIDI (D) Oppose $187,000.00 ND TV advertising
2012-10-08 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $57,896.00 IL Mailers
2012-10-03 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $28,948.00 IL Mailer
2012-10-02 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $16,125.00 IL media production
2012-10-02 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $360,125.00 IL media advertising
2012-10-01 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $405,150.00 IL media advertising
2012-09-25 NOW OR NEVER PAC WALSH, JOE (R) Support $74,670.00 IL media advertising
2012-09-20 NOW OR NEVER PAC WALSH, JOE (R) Support $15,000.00 IL media advertising
2012-09-20 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $15,000.00 IL media advertising
2012-09-20 NOW OR NEVER PAC WALSH, JOE (R) Support $17,500.00 IL media advertising
2012-09-17 NOW OR NEVER PAC WALSH, JOE (R) Support $810,150.00 IL media advertising
2012-08-06 NOW OR NEVER PAC BRUNNER, JOHN (R) Oppose $31,205.00 MO media production
2012-08-06 NOW OR NEVER PAC STEELMAN, SARAH H (R) Support $15,000.00 MO media production
2012-08-02 NOW OR NEVER PAC BRUNNER, JOHN (R) Oppose $250,000.00 MO media buy
2012-07-26 NOW OR NEVER PAC STEELMAN, SARAH H (R) Support $171,400.00 MO Media buy
2012-07-25 NOW OR NEVER PAC DUCKWORTH, L. TAMMY (D) Oppose $217,675.00 MO Media buy

Super PAC Contributions

This table shows all contributions, related PAC transfers and operating expense offsets made to this group during the 2012 campaign cycle, as of 2012-12-31. Operating expense offsets are marked with an asterisk (*). To view a more detailed file of this spending, which includes all receipt types, click here.

Date Amount Donor Donor employer City State
2012-10-31 $1,710,000.00 American Conservative Union Washington DC
2012-10-18 $1,316,000.00 New Models McLean VA
2012-09-17 $1,000,000.00 Americans for Limited Government Fairfax VA
2012-09-28 $950,000.00 Americans for Limited Government Fairfax VA
2012-10-26 $855,000.00 New Models McLean VA
2012-11-01 $800,000.00 Sinquefield, Rex Self Westphalia MO
2012-10-18 $600,000.00 Americans for Limited Government Fairfax VA
2012-03-31 $250,000.00 Herzog, Stanley Self St Joseph MO
2012-03-29 $100,000.00 Sinquefield, Rex Self Westphalia MO
2012-07-26 $100,000.00 Herzog Contracting St Joseph MO
2012-08-02 $100,000.00 Sinquefield, Rex Self Westphalia MO
2012-10-29 $75,000.00 Uihlein, Richard Uline Lake Forest IL
2012-06-21 $50,000.00 Steelman, Maxine Requested Salem MO
2012-07-26 $50,000.00 Steelman, Maxine None Salem MO
2012-11-01 $50,000.00 Forsythe, Gerald Indeck Energy Services Inverness IL
2012-11-01 $40,000.00 Busch, III, August None St. Peters MO
2012-03-14 $25,000.00 Peterbilt of Springfield, Inc. Springfield MO
2012-05-31 $25,000.00 Missouri Leadership Committee Farmington MO
2012-07-03 $25,000.00 Friends of Calel Jones California MO
2012-10-29 $25,000.00 Duchossois, Richard The Duchossois Group Barrington IL
2012-08-06 $20,000.00 Firman, Ron None Miami FL
2012-10-30 $20,000.00 Roser, John Otto Engineering Carpentersville IL
2012-08-06 $15,000.00 Specialists in Urology PA Naples FL
2012-07-23 $10,000.00 Layman, Jerry None Salem MO
2012-08-06 $10,000.00 Peterbilt of Springfield, Inc. Springfield MO
2012-07-11 $7,500.00 Capital Health Management Inc Columbia MO
2012-11-02 $5,000.00 Kapp, III, William Landmark Hospitals Cape Girardeau MO
2012-11-01 $5,000.00 Kennedy, William Kennedy Homes Barrington Hills IL
2012-10-31 $5,000.00 Patrick, Thomas New Vernon Capital Barrington Hills IL
2012-10-31 $5,000.00 Pepper, Richard None Barrington IL
2012-03-13 $1,000.00 Neville, Ronald Self Springfield MO
2012-06-29 $500.00 Graves Bartle Marcus & Garrett Kansas City MO
2012-11-05 $500.00 Conoyer, J Midwest ENT Centre St. Peters MO

* Contributions with an asterisk next to them were reported as "Offsets to Operating Expenditures."