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FLAKE, JEFF (R)
Office Sought: AZ (Senate)

  • 2012 election cycle outside spending summary
  • Independent expenditures made supporting this candidate: $3,632,239.51
  • Independent expenditures made opposing this candidate: $8,449,374.44

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Independent Expenditure Summary

This is a list of all groups that have supported or opposed this candidate with independent expenditures.

Committee Support/oppose Amount
DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $3,111,947.42
MAJORITY PAC Oppose $2,065,098.43
AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E Oppose $1,199,534.33
FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $1,050,314.99
LCV VICTORY FUND Oppose $755,408.35
AMERICAN COMMITMENT Support $742,128.00
LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $678,314.34
CLUB FOR GROWTH ACTION Support $554,825.19
VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND Oppose $355,631.25
NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $321,712.83
ENDING SPENDING ACTION FUND Support $275,572.38
SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $201,856.96
JAN PAC Support $124,998.72
NEA ADVOCACY FUND Oppose $116,874.32
HUMANE SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE FUND Oppose $100,201.32
CLUB FOR GROWTH Support $83,242.79
IT'S NOW OR NEVER INC Support $65,000.00
AMERICA'S VOICE Oppose $48,850.00
INDEPENDENT WOMEN'S VOICE Support $41,850.82
ARIZONANS FOR JOBS Support $40,000.00
AMERICANS FOR RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP Support $37,644.35
THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE Support $18,800.00
SECURE ARIZONA PAC Oppose $17,500.00
NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE Support $16,892.74
TRUST IN SMALL BUSINESS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (TISB PAC) Support $16,419.99
THE 60 PLUS ASSOCIATION Support $13,536.99
COALITION OF AMERICANS FOR POLITICAL EQUALITY Support $12,066.33
COALITION OF AMERICANS FOR POLITICAL EQUALITY Oppose $10,000.00
NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE VICTORY FUND Support $9,156.34
COUNCIL FOR CITIZENS AGAINST GOVERNMENT WASTE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (CCAGW PAC) Support $4,220.09
MINUTEMAN PAC INC Support $2,000.00
NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA POLITICAL VICTORY FUND Support $1,170.48
COMMUNICATIONS WORKERS OF AMERICA WORKING VOICES Oppose $623.36
CAMPAIGN FOR COMMUNITY CHANGE Oppose $14.68

Independent Expenditures

This is a list of all independent expenditures of $10,000 or more made by any committee for or against this candidate.

Date Committee Support/Oppose Amount State Purpose
2012-12-20 LCV VICTORY FUND Oppose $27,331.20 AZ Payment for est. $41,000 reported on 10/30/2012; Persuasion Phones
2012-11-06 AMERICANS FOR RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP Support $12,831.28 AZ Voter contact phones: system & personnel
2012-11-05 AMERICANS FOR RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP Support $10,156.30 AZ Voter contact phones: system & personnel
2012-11-03 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $129,500.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-11-03 THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE Support $18,800.00 AZ GOTV CALLS (11/03 - 11/05/2012)
2012-11-02 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $49,603.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-11-01 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $10,000.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-11-01 INDEPENDENT WOMEN'S VOICE Support $41,850.82 AZ List Rental & Automated Phone Banks
2012-11-01 JAN PAC Support $25,000.00 AZ NEWSPAPER ADVERTISING
2012-11-01 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $13,501.26 AZ Media Production Costs
2012-11-01 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $647,500.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-31 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $19,531.25 AZ Field Campaign Consulting
2012-10-31 ENDING SPENDING ACTION FUND Support $250,000.00 AZ media placement
2012-10-31 ENDING SPENDING ACTION FUND Support $18,000.00 AZ media production
2012-10-31 LCV VICTORY FUND Oppose $304,000.00 AZ Addition to TV Buy
2012-10-31 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $110,548.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter Mail
2012-10-30 NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $28,301.25 AZ Postage/Production for Postcards
2012-10-30 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $76,548.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter Mail
2012-10-29 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $105,000.00 AZ Field Campaign Consulting
2012-10-29 NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $56,907.72 AZ On Line Advertising
2012-10-29 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $50,889.09 AZ Media Production Estimate
2012-10-29 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $473,698.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-29 SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $22,413.28 AZ IE-Flake-Email List Rental
2012-10-29 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $76,548.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter Mail
2012-10-29 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $10,165.63 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-10-27 ARIZONANS FOR JOBS Support $40,000.00 AZ Advocacy Phones
2012-10-27 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $100,000.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-27 LCV VICTORY FUND Oppose $13,147.30 AZ Google Ads
2012-10-27 LCV VICTORY FUND Oppose $400,024.00 AZ TV Buy
2012-10-27 LCV VICTORY FUND Oppose $10,888.72 AZ TV Ad Production
2012-10-27 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $73,616.25 FL IE-Flake-Signage
2012-10-26 AMERICAN COMMITMENT Support $14,665.00 AZ Social media production & placement: "Moment"
2012-10-26 CLUB FOR GROWTH ACTION Support $150,616.67 AZ add to existing tv ad air buy
2012-10-25 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $129,317.00 AZ Addition to TV Buy
2012-10-24 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $91,371.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-24 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $100,000.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-24 JAN PAC Support $99,998.72 AZ MAILER
2012-10-24 NEA ADVOCACY FUND Oppose $114,468.75 AZ Production and time for TV ad
2012-10-23 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $65,565.00 AZ Addition to TV Buy
2012-10-22 NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $65,107.04 AZ On Line Advertising Cost
2012-10-22 AMERICAN COMMITMENT Support $727,463.00 AZ TV ad production & placement: "Moment"
2012-10-22 AMERICA'S VOICE Oppose $40,450.00 AZ radio advertising
2012-10-22 TRUST IN SMALL BUSINESS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (TISB PAC) Support $14,000.00 AZ Radio Advertising: Placement
2012-10-22 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF STATE COUNTY & MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES P E O P L E Oppose $1,199,534.33 AZ TV ad 'Behind'
2012-10-20 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $18,922.15 AZ Media Prodcution Estimated Costs
2012-10-19 VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND Oppose $73,768.75 AZ Broadcast TV buy (Respect)
2012-10-19 HUMANE SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE FUND Oppose $95,000.00 AZ Advertising
2012-10-19 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $588,471.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-18 NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $137,181.24 AZ Postage/Production for Postcards
2012-10-18 NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $15,621.76 AZ Printing of Postcards
2012-10-18 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $40,000.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-18 SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $35,902.97 AZ IE-Flake-Email List Rental
2012-10-18 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $11,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Grassroots Organizing
2012-10-18 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $150,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter Calls
2012-10-17 CLUB FOR GROWTH ACTION Support $367,360.00 AZ tv ad air buy, production costs
2012-10-16 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $15,000.00 AZ Google Ads
2012-10-16 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC Oppose $337,100.00 AZ TV Buy
2012-10-16 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $601,250.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-16 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $11,937.60 AZ Media Production Costs
2012-10-16 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $100,000.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-16 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $50,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter Calls
2012-10-15 VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND Oppose $117,012.50 IN Broadcast TV buy (Respect)
2012-10-15 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $119,081.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-15 IT'S NOW OR NEVER INC Support $60,000.00 AZ Live phone calls
2012-10-12 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $614,476.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-11 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $24,736.99 AZ Media Production Estimated Costs
2012-10-11 SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $19,636.38 AZ IE-Flake-Email List Rental
2012-10-09 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $35,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter ID
2012-10-08 NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE Support $10,991.47 AZ Mailing
2012-10-08 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $15,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-10-05 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $454,243.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-05 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $10,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-10-05 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $55,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Micro Targeting
2012-10-05 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $31,589.00 AZ IE-Flake-Signage
2012-10-04 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $261,738.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-01 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $18,437.00 AZ Media Production Estimated Costs
2012-10-01 DEMOCRATIC SENATORIAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $479,975.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-01 SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $22,094.07 AZ IE-Flake-Email List Rental
2012-10-01 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $13,428.02 AZ Media Production Costs
2012-10-01 MAJORITY PAC Oppose $129,870.00 AZ Media Buy
2012-10-01 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $77,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-09-27 VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND Oppose $15,000.00 AZ Ad production costs (Respect)
2012-09-27 VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND Oppose $149,850.00 AZ Broadcast TV ad buy (Respect)
2012-09-21 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $67,500.00 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-09-17 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $15,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-09-17 FREEDOMWORKS FOR AMERICA Support $50,000.00 AZ IE-Flake-Voter ID
2012-09-04 SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $17,500.00 AZ IE-Flake-Online Ads
2012-08-27 SENATE CONSERVATIVES FUND Support $10,178.33 AZ IE-Flake-Email List
2012-08-25 COALITION OF AMERICANS FOR POLITICAL EQUALITY Support $10,000.00 AZ Cable TV Broadcast
2012-07-19 CLUB FOR GROWTH Support $83,165.00 AZ "mail production costs, postage"
2012-06-30 SECURE ARIZONA PAC Oppose $10,000.00 media buy
2012-06-05 CLUB FOR GROWTH ACTION Support $20,050.00 AZ radio ad air buy, production costs