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FOSTER, G. WILLIAM (BILL) (D)
Office Sought: IL-11 (House)

  • 2012 election cycle outside spending summary
  • Independent expenditures made supporting this candidate: $12,179.80
  • Independent expenditures made opposing this candidate: $3,346,440.36

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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
NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $1,999,556.15
US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Oppose $540,000.00
AMERICAN UNITY PAC INC Oppose $528,534.70
NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $278,349.51
HOUSE MAJORITY PAC Support $11,869.80
SIERRA CLUB POLITICAL COMMITTEE Support $310.00

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
2012-11-02 HOUSE MAJORITY PAC Support $11,869.80 IL Robo Calls
2012-10-31 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $20,800.00 IL Advertising - Radio (also supports Biggert)
2012-10-27 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $12,500.00 IL "SURVEY RESEARCH"
2012-10-27 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $19,046.56 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-26 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $805,902.25 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-24 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $20,528.52 IL Voter Contact Mail (also supports Biggert)
2012-10-24 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $15,000.00 IL Voter Telephone Contact (also supports Biggert)
2012-10-22 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $22,688.00 IL Advertising - Radio (Also Supports Judy Biggert)
2012-10-19 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $396,986.72 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-17 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $10,000.00 IL Voter Telephone Contact
2012-10-12 AMERICAN UNITY PAC INC Oppose $10,685.13 IL IE-Foster-Media Production
2012-10-12 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $15,200.00 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-12 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $18,800.00 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-12 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $401,090.12 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-10 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $32,110.40 IL Voter Contact Mail
2012-10-10 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $10,703.24 IL "MEDIA"
2012-10-10 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $20,000.00 IL "SURVEY RESEARCH"
2012-10-10 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $18,500.00 IL "SURVEY RESEARCH"
2012-10-05 US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Oppose $540,000.00 IL Television production and media buy - "Can't Afford"
2012-10-01 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $32,110.40 IL Voter Contact Mail
2012-09-26 AMERICAN UNITY PAC INC Oppose $70,000.00 IL IE-Foster-Digital Advertising
2012-09-25 AMERICAN UNITY PAC INC Oppose $436,898.00 IL IE-Foster-Media Buy
2012-09-21 NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $266,040.00 IL "MEDIA"
2012-08-06 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $60,000.00 IL Advertising - TV
2012-07-23 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $10,020.00 IL Advertising-TV
2012-02-20 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $10,121.00 IL Television Advertising
2012-02-01 NEW PROSPERITY FOUNDATION; THE Oppose $25,742.00 IL Television Advertising