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SANTORUM, RICHARD J. (R)
Office Sought: President

  • 2012 election cycle outside spending summary
  • Independent expenditures made supporting this candidate: $7,601,717.77
  • Independent expenditures made opposing this candidate: $20,943,323.03

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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
RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $20,874,392.96
RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $6,739,221.29
SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $510,888.55
LEADERS FOR FAMILIES SUPER PAC INC Support $135,468.42
CATHOLICVOTE.ORG Support $132,286.57
MOVEON.ORG POLITICAL ACTION Oppose $61,452.00
FRIESS, FOSTER S Support $46,398.31
EAGLE FORUM PAC Support $20,023.99
CAMPAIGN FOR WORKING FAMILIES Support $10,000.00
NARAL Pro-Choice America Oppose $5,467.07
AMERICANS IN CONTACT PAC Support $3,611.15
KEEP CONSERVATIVES UNITED Support $3,587.95
HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN Oppose $2,011.00
RIGHT TO LIFE/OREGON PAC Support $177.21
WEST VIRGINIANS FOR LIFE INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE Support $54.33

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
2012-04-03 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $147,623.24 NY Media Buy
2012-04-03 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $81,855.20 PA Media Buy
2012-04-03 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $12,798.10 RI Media Buy
2012-04-02 CATHOLICVOTE.ORG Support $25,000.00 WI Phone calls
2012-04-01 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $10,429.47 WI Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-30 FRIESS, FOSTER S Support $14,000.00 Newspaper Ad
2012-03-30 FRIESS, FOSTER S Support $10,000.00 Newspaper Ad
2012-03-30 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $10,466.52 WI Telephone Voter Contact (also opposes Romney)
2012-03-29 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $16,040.34 WI Telephone Voter Contact (also opposes Romney)
2012-03-29 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $15,759.82 MD Telephone Voter Contact (also opposes Romney)
2012-03-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $129,462.44 NY Media Buy
2012-03-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $12,798.10 RI Media Buy
2012-03-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $70,867.54 PA Media Buy
2012-03-28 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $21,928.88 WI Telephone Voter Contact (also opposes Romney)
2012-03-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $59,032.00 WI Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-27 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $876,503.00 MD Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-27 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $1,127,950.18 WI Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-26 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $59,032.00 WI Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-23 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $59,032.00 WI Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-23 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $100,000.00 WI Internet Advertising; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $59,032.00 WI Direct Mail
2012-03-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $436,204.18 MD Media Buy
2012-03-20 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $10,785.00 LA Voter Telphone Contact (also oppose Romney, Gingrich)
2012-03-20 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $128,400.00 LA Television Advertising
2012-03-20 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $59,032.00 WI Direct Mail
2012-03-20 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $730,001.18 WI Media Buy
2012-03-17 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $23,532.08 IL Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-16 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $22,767.64 IL Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-16 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $52,715.00 LA Direct Mail
2012-03-16 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $193,325.10 IL Media Buy
2012-03-15 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $12,150.00 Bus Rental
2012-03-15 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $310,000.00 IL Television Advertising (also opposes Romney)
2012-03-15 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $15,354.00 IL Advertising Prodcution (also opposes Romney)
2012-03-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $85,000.00 IL Internet Advertising; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $501,769.18 WI Media Buy
2012-03-14 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $23,074.21 IL Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-13 MOVEON.ORG POLITICAL ACTION Oppose $54,022.00 DC TV Advertising
2012-03-13 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $260,250.00 LA Television Advertising
2012-03-13 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $20,796.00 LA Advertising Production
2012-03-13 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $52,715.00 LA Direct Mail
2012-03-13 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $1,376,909.18 IL Media Buy
2012-03-12 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $39,742.20 MS Voter Telephone Contact (also oppose Gingrich)
2012-03-12 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $22,265.10 AL Voter Telephone Contact (also oppose Gingrich)
2012-03-11 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $18,293.31 AL Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-10 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $36,507.67 AL Voter Telephone Contact (also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-03-10 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $43,480.44 MS Voter Telephone Contact (also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-03-08 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $30,985.85 KS Voter Telephone Contact (Also opposes Romney)
2012-03-08 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $275,000.00 AL Television Advertising (also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-03-08 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $223,650.00 MS Television Advertising (also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-03-08 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $162,526.00 AL Media Buy; also opposes Newt Gingrich and supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-08 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $72,662.00 MS Media Buy; also opposes Newt Gingrich and supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-06 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $38,318.00 MS Direct Mail
2012-03-06 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $89,982.00 AL Direct Mail
2012-03-06 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $581,183.20 MS Media Buy; also opposes Newt Gingrich and supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-06 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $680,385.16 AL Media Buy; also opposes Newt Gingrich and supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-06 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $425,165.76 LA Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-06 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $901,438.38 IL Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-04 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $35,806.05 OH Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-04 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $12,546.90 OK Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-04 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $18,670.95 TN Voter Contact Phones
2012-03-03 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $41,752.00 OH Voter Telephone Contact (also opposes Romney) (24-Hour Report estimated 43,000)
2012-03-03 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $13,650.00 TN Voter Telephone Contact (also opposes Romney, Gingrich) (24-Hour Report estimated 12,000)
2012-03-03 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $14,094.00 OK Voter Telephone Contact (also opposes Romney, Gingrich) (24-Hour Report Estimated 14,500)
2012-03-02 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $38,318.00 MS Direct Mail
2012-03-02 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $89,982.00 AL Direct Mail
2012-03-02 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $52,715.00 LA Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-01 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $257,061.00 OH Television Advertising (Also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-03-01 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $13,994.16 OH Media Production; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-01 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $290,448.72 TN Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-01 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $163,449.08 OK Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-01 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $280,105.90 OH Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-03-01 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $68,660.42 ID Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-29 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $21,250.00 Bus Rental
2012-02-29 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $200,000.00 'Trust Rick' Ad
2012-02-29 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $18,500.00 Advance
2012-02-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $10,563.47 TN Voter Contact Phones
2012-02-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $20,655.69 OH Voter Contact Phones
2012-02-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $39,833.00 MS Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $93,726.00 AL Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-29 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $1,032,146.32 OH Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-28 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $44,550.00 MI Telephone Voter Contact
2012-02-28 CATHOLICVOTE.ORG Support $20,462.40 MI Phone calls
2012-02-28 CATHOLICVOTE.ORG Support $10,000.00 MI Bus tour
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $13,100.66 Media Production for National Cable Media Buy
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $378,068.00 AL Media Buy
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $277,629.00 OH Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $202,124.44 MS Media Buy
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $416,420.00 National Cable Media Buy
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $430,360.20 TN Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-28 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $210,874.90 OK Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-27 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $38,318.00 MS Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-27 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $89,982.00 AL Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-25 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $55,725.72 MI Voter Contact Phones
2012-02-24 EAGLE FORUM PAC Support $20,000.00 MI Radio Spots
2012-02-24 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $235,680.18 OH Voter Contact Mail (also opposes Romney)
2012-02-24 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $38,776.08 ID Voter Contact Mail
2012-02-24 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $70,456.80 TN Voter Contact Mail
2012-02-24 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $257,061.00 OH Television Advertising (Also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-02-24 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $13,736.00 OH Advertising Production (Also opposes Romney, Gingrich)
2012-02-23 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $11,605.22 BUS WRAP
2012-02-23 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $18,000.00 BUS RENTAL
2012-02-23 CAMPAIGN FOR WORKING FAMILIES Support $10,000.00 MI Bus Tour supporting Santorum
2012-02-23 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $77,415.34 TN Voter Contact Mail (also opposes Romney)
2012-02-23 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $89,982.00 AL Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-23 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $38,318.00 MS Direct Mail; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-22 SUSAN B ANTHONY LIST INC Support $149,000.00 Radio Advertisement-Will
2012-02-22 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $43,084.45 ID Voter Contact Mail (also opposes Romney)
2012-02-22 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $613,000.00 MI Television Advertising
2012-02-22 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $21,346.00 MI Advertising Production
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $20,225.21 MI Voter Contact Phones
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $76,125.00 TN Internet Advertising; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $66,125.00 OK Internet Advertising; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $176,084.00 OH Internet Advertising; also opposes Newt Gingrich
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $66,125.00 MS Internet Advertising; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $66,125.00 AL Internet Advertising; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $32,048.31 MI Direct Mail
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $760,735.19 OH Media Buy
2012-02-22 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $501,910.18 MI Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-21 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $124,460.70 MI Voter Contact Mail (Also Opposes Romney)
2012-02-21 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $258,921.25 OH Voter Contact Mail (Also Opposes Romney)
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $33,703.31 MI Direct Mail
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $187,420.00 MI Internet Advertising
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $14,701.47 MI Media Production
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $416,973.75 National Cable Media Buy
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $824,600.88 MI Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $430,683.99 TN Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $211,155.31 OK Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $43,485.75 MS Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $90,717.67 AL Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-21 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $334,849.68 AZ Media Buy
2012-02-20 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $20,394.88 MI Voter Contact Phones
2012-02-20 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $33,703.31 MI Direct Mail
2012-02-17 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $124,460.70 MI Voter Contact Mail
2012-02-17 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $33,703.31 MI Direct Mail
2012-02-16 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $134,739.76 MI Voter Contact Mail
2012-02-16 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $668,500.00 MI Television Advertising
2012-02-16 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $114,416.67 AZ Media Buy
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $18,505.43 AL Media Production; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $43,732.00 MS Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $79,471.60 AL Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $35,626.50 OK Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $173,109.91 TN Media Buy; also supports Mitt Romney
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $417,527.50 National Cable Media Buy
2012-02-15 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $237,575.97 OH Media Buy
2012-02-14 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $16,186.67 MI Media Production
2012-02-14 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $869,799.32 MI Media Buy
2012-02-07 CATHOLICVOTE.ORG Support $24,196.10 CO Phone calls
2012-02-06 CATHOLICVOTE.ORG Support $12,000.00 ME Phone calls
2012-02-05 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $15,606.00 MO Voter Telephone Contact
2012-02-05 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $31,790.00 CO Voter Telephone Contact
2012-02-01 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $51,000.00 MO Television Advertising
2012-02-01 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $10,417.00 MO Advertising Production
2012-02-01 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $10,549.00 MN Advertising Prodcution
2012-02-01 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $123,750.00 MN Television Advertising
2012-01-19 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $15,000.00 SC Online Advertising
2012-01-19 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $78,385.60 SC Telephone Voter Contact
2012-01-19 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $83,271.37 FL Direct Mail
2012-01-18 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $92,888.28 FL Voter Contact Mail
2012-01-17 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $130,125.00 SC Voter Telephone Contact
2012-01-17 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $83,271.37 FL Direct Mail
2012-01-17 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $15,248.70 SC Media Production
2012-01-16 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $12,500.00 SC Radio, Internet Advertising
2012-01-15 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $131,852.96 FL Voter Telephone Contact
2012-01-13 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $605,933.00 SC Advertising
2012-01-13 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $13,809.00 SC Advertising Production
2012-01-13 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $92,075.00 SC Direct Mail
2012-01-13 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $24,881.77 SC Media Production; also opposes Newt Gingrich
2012-01-11 RESTORE OUR FUTURE, INC. Oppose $92,075.00 SC Direct Mail
2012-01-07 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $190,000.00 SC Television Advertising
2012-01-07 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $12,284.00 SC Advertising Production
2011-12-29 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $200,000.00 IA Television Advertising
2011-12-29 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $19,472.00 IA Advertising Production
2011-12-29 LEADERS FOR FAMILIES SUPER PAC INC Support $11,400.00 IA TV Ad
2011-12-29 LEADERS FOR FAMILIES SUPER PAC INC Support $17,350.00 IA TV Ad
2011-12-29 LEADERS FOR FAMILIES SUPER PAC INC Support $12,965.00 IA Production Cost of TV Ad
2011-12-28 LEADERS FOR FAMILIES SUPER PAC INC Support $19,210.00 IA TV Ad
2011-12-28 LEADERS FOR FAMILIES SUPER PAC INC Support $10,450.00 IA TV Ad
2011-12-22 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $125,000.00 IA Television Advertising
2011-12-14 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $200,500.00 IA Television Advertising
2011-12-14 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $17,008.00 IA Advertising Production