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Outside spending by race: OH-16 (House)

WINNER: RENACCI, JAMES B (R)
Total independent expenditures in this race: $9,747,448.88
Total electioneering communications in this race: $261,250.00
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Independent Expenditure Summary

This table shows the total amount of independent expenditures each group made to support or oppose a candidate in this race. For a downloadable file of this information, click here.

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Candidate Group Support/oppose Amount
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) CONGRESSIONAL LEADERSHIP FUND Oppose $2,743,676.60
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $1,750,820.95
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E Oppose $1,433,082.52
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) HOUSE MAJORITY PAC Oppose $1,381,407.77
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) DEMOCRATIC CONGRESSIONAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $1,275,738.53
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) SEIU COPE (SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION COMMITTEE ON POLITICAL EDUCATION) Oppose $535,073.38
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) FRIENDS OF DEMOCRACY Oppose $164,383.25
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) DEFEND OUR HOMES Oppose $129,935.48
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION PEA-FEDERAL Support $65,864.00
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) SIERRA CLUB INDEPENDENT ACTION Oppose $57,061.71
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) HUMANE SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE FUND Support $42,326.34
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) HUMANE SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE FUND Oppose $27,791.83
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $25,232.34
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) PLANNED PARENTHOOD ADVOCATES OF OHIO Support $22,000.00
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) WORKERS' VOICE Support $21,426.79
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) ENVIRONMENT AMERICA ACTION FUND Support $16,916.60
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) WORKERS' VOICE Oppose $15,142.20
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) NFIB THE VOICE OF FREE ENTERPRISE INC. Support $11,308.21
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) CREDO SUPERPAC Oppose $7,500.00
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE Support $5,731.84
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE VICTORY FUND Support $5,525.00
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) FAITH FAMILY FREEDOM FUND Support $3,600.00
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) SEIU COPE (SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION COMMITTEE ON POLITICAL EDUCATION) Support $2,675.00
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) DEFEND OUR HOMES Support $1,792.10
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FIREFIGHTERS INTERESTED IN REGISTRATION AND EDUCATION PAC Support $1,140.50
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) THE 60 PLUS ASSOCIATION Support $957.67
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA POLITICAL VICTORY FUND Support $442.54
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) SIERRA CLUB POLITICAL COMMITTEE Support $320.00
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) UNITED STEELWORKERS POLITICAL ACTION FUND Support $152.97
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA POLITICAL VICTORY FUND Oppose $92.10
RENACCI, JAMES B (R) OHIO RIGHT TO LIFE SOCIETY, INC. PAC Support $67.76
SUTTON, BETTY S (D) ENVIRONMENT AMERICA VOTER ACTION Support $55.00

Electioneering Communications

Electioneering communications are broadcast communications not otherwise reported as independent expenditures. Electioneering communication reports do not state whether the communication was in support of or in opposition to the candidate, and they sometimes refer to multiple candidates.

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Date Committee Amount Purpose Payee Candidate(s) mentioned, state targeted
2012-02-06 US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE $261,250.00 Protect - TV Spot - Production and Media DMM Media, Obama, Barack (OH); Renacci, Jim (OH)