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AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E, 2012 CYCLE

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Contributions are as of the last report.

Filing Frequency: Monthly
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Independent Expenditures (during 2012 cycle): $12,449,401.60
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Independent Expenditure Summary

Negative: 98%   Opposes Democrats: $0.00   Opposes Republicans: $12,176,901.60
Positive: 2%   Supports Democrats: $272,500.00   Supports Republicans: $0.00

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
NV (Senate) HELLER, DEAN (R) winner Oppose $1,942,750.00
WI (Senate) THOMPSON, TOMMY G (R) Oppose $1,743,043.43
OH-16 (House) RENACCI, JAMES B (R) winner Oppose $1,433,082.52
AZ (Senate) FLAKE, JEFF (R) winner Oppose $1,199,534.33
President ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) Oppose $1,000,321.00
CA-7 (House) LUNGREN, DANIEL E. (R) Oppose $800,000.00
VA (Senate) ALLEN, GEORGE (R) Oppose $747,347.67
NY-27 (House) COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) winner Oppose $410,204.65
CA-52 (House) BILBRAY, BRIAN PHILLIP (R) Oppose $376,952.88
ND (Senate) BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $331,947.12
MI-1 (House) BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) winner Oppose $310,337.09
IN (Senate) MOURDOCK, RICHARD E (R) Oppose $309,779.42
CT (Senate) MCMAHON, LINDA (R) Oppose $259,021.43
CO-7 (House) COORS, JOSEPH JR (R) Oppose $246,639.97
TX-23 (House) CANSECO, FRANCISCO RAUL QUICO R. (R) Oppose $206,030.50
NY-18 (House) MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) winner Support $200,250.00
NY-19 (House) GIBSON, CHRISTOPHER P (R) winner Oppose $182,525.55
CA-10 (House) DENHAM, JEFF (R) winner Oppose $175,509.95
NY-18 (House) HAYWORTH, NAN (R) Oppose $150,354.49
IL-17 (House) SCHILLING, ROBERT T. (R) Oppose $150,207.18
FL-2 (House) SOUTHERLAND, WILLIAM STEVE II (R) winner Oppose $130,107.42
NY-27 (House) HOCHUL, KATHLEEN COURTNEY (D) Support $72,250.00
HI (Senate) LINGLE, LINDA (R) Oppose $71,205.00

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
2012-11-01 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 8'
2012-10-31 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $23,865.06 ND Mailer - Social Security #2
2012-10-30 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $44,852.13 ND Mailer - Conflict of Interest #2
2012-10-30 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 7'
2012-10-29 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E SOUTHERLAND, WILLIAM STEVE II (R) Oppose $130,107.42 FL TV ad 'Not So Much'
2012-10-29 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $15,541.89 OH Mail Piece Medicare 2
2012-10-29 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $23,865.06 ND Mailer - Social Security #1
2012-10-29 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HOCHUL, KATHLEEN COURTNEY (D) Support $24,500.00 NY Phone 'NY-27'
2012-10-29 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $10,134.67 MI Mail Piece 'AME1210_Summary'
2012-10-26 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $10,134.67 MI Mail Piece 'AME1209_Medicare Negative'
2012-10-25 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 6'
2012-10-24 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $44,852.13 ND MPND12013 - Pell Grants #1
2012-10-24 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $10,134.67 MI Mail Piece 'AME1208_Clean Water Negative'
2012-10-23 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 5'
2012-10-23 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HELLER, DEAN (R) Oppose $690,075.00 NV TV ad 'Nice'
2012-10-23 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $119,517.65 NY TV ad 'NY-27' 'Chance'
2012-10-22 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E FLAKE, JEFF (R) Oppose $1,199,534.33 AZ TV ad 'Behind'
2012-10-22 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $25,043.13 ND MPND12016 - Medicare #5
2012-10-22 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $21,554.89 OH Mail Piece Medicare 1
2012-10-19 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $38,443.68 ND MPND12010 - VAW #2
2012-10-18 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $23,865.06 ND MPND12004 - Medicare #4
2012-10-18 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 4'
2012-10-18 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HOCHUL, KATHLEEN COURTNEY (D) Support $24,500.00 NY Phone 'NY-27'
2012-10-18 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $48,250.00 NY Canvass 'NY-18'
2012-10-17 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $44,852.13 ND MPND12006 - Out of Touch #3
2012-10-17 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 3'
2012-10-17 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $26,000.00 NY Phone 'NY-18'
2012-10-16 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $23,198.24 MI Mail Piece 'AME1205_Clean water'
2012-10-15 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E CANSECO, FRANCISCO RAUL QUICO R. (R) Oppose $206,030.50 TX TV Ads 'Washington Way'
2012-10-15 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BILBRAY, BRIAN PHILLIP (R) Oppose $376,952.88 CA TV Ads 'Procedure AP'
2012-10-15 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E DENHAM, JEFF (R) Oppose $166,059.07 CA TV ads 'Behind' 'Casa'
2012-10-15 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $38,443.68 ND MPND12008 - VAW #1
2012-10-15 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HAYWORTH, NAN (R) Oppose $27,200.00 NY Mail 'NY-18' 'Hayworth 3'
2012-10-12 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BERG, RICHARD A (R) Oppose $23,865.06 ND MPND12011 - Medicare #3
2012-10-12 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HAYWORTH, NAN (R) Oppose $26,800.00 NY Mail 'NY-18' 'Hayworth 2'
2012-10-12 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $23,198.24 MI Mail Piece 'AME1204_Working'
2012-10-12 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E GIBSON, CHRISTOPHER P (R) Oppose $182,525.55 NY TV ads & Production cost 'NY-19' 'Hit'
2012-10-11 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 2'
2012-10-10 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $27,200.00 NY Mail 'NY-18' 'Hayworth 1'
2012-10-09 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER C (R) Oppose $35,750.00 NY Mail 'NY-27' 'Collins 1'
2012-10-09 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $24,536.60 MI Mail Piece 'AME1203_Protect'
2012-10-09 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E ALLEN, GEORGE (R) Oppose $741,165.67 VA TV ads 'Better People'
2012-10-09 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E SCHILLING, ROBERT T. (R) Oppose $150,207.18 IL TV ads 'The Facts'
2012-10-08 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E THOMPSON, TOMMY G (R) Oppose $777,499.10 WI TV Ads, Production & Distribution 'Do Away With'
2012-10-08 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $26,800.00 NY Mail 'NY-18' 'Maloney 3'
2012-10-04 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $27,200.00 NY Mail 'NY-18' 'Maloney 2'
2012-10-02 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HAYWORTH, NAN (R) Oppose $92,256.66 NY TV ads 'Perfect'
2012-10-02 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MOURDOCK, RICHARD E (R) Oppose $302,197.50 IN TV ads 'Against Us'
2012-10-01 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HOCHUL, KATHLEEN COURTNEY (D) Support $15,000.00 NY Phone 'NY-27'
2012-10-01 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $27,200.00 NY Mail 'NY-18' 'Maloney 1'
2012-09-28 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $23,552.03 OH Mail Piece 'Taxes 4'
2012-09-28 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $23,552.03 OH Mail Piece 'Taxes 5'
2012-09-28 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MCMAHON, LINDA (R) Oppose $110,993.47 CT Mailer: The Belt, Wrestling Poster, Action Figure
2012-09-28 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MCMAHON, LINDA (R) Oppose $148,027.96 CT Mailer: Weren't A Concern, His Job, 6 million, 10%
2012-09-27 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $784,144.65 OH TV Ad 'Flight'
2012-09-27 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) Oppose $500,000.00 OH Radio TV & Online ads 'Republicans'
2012-09-27 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) Oppose $500,000.00 VA Radio TV & Online ads 'Republicans'
2012-09-25 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $23,552.03 OH Mail Piece 'Taxes 3'
2012-09-25 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E LUNGREN, DANIEL E. (R) Oppose $800,000.00 CA TV & Online ads 'The Man'
2012-09-25 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E BENISHEK, DANIEL J. (R) Oppose $209,000.00 MI TV & Online ads 'Struggling'
2012-09-24 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E MALONEY, SEAN PATRICK (D) Support $15,500.00 NY Phone NY-18
2012-09-19 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E LINGLE, LINDA (R) Oppose $71,205.00 HI TV Ads '17 Days'
2012-09-17 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E COORS, JOSEPH JR (R) Oppose $238,493.80 CO TV ads 'Rooster'
2012-09-12 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $520,260.00 OH TV Ad - 'It Didn't Take Long'
2012-09-12 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E RENACCI, JAMES B (R) Oppose $11,500.00 OH Production Costs - 'It Didn't Take Long'
2012-09-05 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HELLER, DEAN (R) Oppose $47,207.75 NV Online Ads
2012-09-05 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HELLER, DEAN (R) Oppose $1,090,824.80 NV TV - 'Side 2'
2012-09-04 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E THOMPSON, TOMMY G (R) Oppose $899,469.33 WI TV Ad - 'Washington Change Us'
2012-09-04 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E THOMPSON, TOMMY G (R) Oppose $47,375.00 WI ONLINE AD
2012-09-04 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E THOMPSON, TOMMY G (R) Oppose $18,700.00 WI Production Cost - 'Washington Change Us'
2012-09-04 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E HELLER, DEAN (R) Oppose $104,717.45 NV Radio - 'Mortgages'