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Outside spending - Presidential - Montana

This is a list of groups that have made independent expenditures for or against a presidential candidate during the primary election in the state of Montana. The FEC does not require political groups to say what state they spent their money in during the general election.
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Candidate Group Support/oppose Amount Recent Spending*
GINGRICH, NEWT (R) WINNING OUR FUTURE Support $45,680.90
ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) WINNING OUR FUTURE Oppose $2,212.06
SANTORUM, RICHARD J. (R) RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND Support $75.95
ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) PRIORITIES USA ACTION Oppose $4,643.60
ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) FLORIDA WATCH ACTION INC. Oppose $1,833.33
PAUL, RON (R) LIBERTY FOR ALL SUPER PAC Support $210.00
OBAMA, BARACK (D) CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY FUND Oppose $8,640.36 $25.14
ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) TEA PARTY VICTORY FUND Support $197.72
OBAMA, BARACK (D) THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE Oppose $126.12 $22.85
ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. (R) THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE Support $164.07 $164.07

* "Recent" spending, as used above, means in the last two weeks.

Independent Expenditures

This is a list all independent expenditures made for or against a presidential candidate during the primary election in the state of Montana. The FEC does not require political groups to say what state they spent their money in during the general election.

Date Committee Candidate Support/Oppose Amount State Purpose
2012-10-17 AUL ACTION, NFP ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Support $688.77 MT Artificial Intelligence Call Survey
2012-10-16 CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY FUND OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $477.00 MT VOTER CONTACT CALLS
2012-10-16 THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Support $164.07 MT VOTER CONTACT MAIL
2012-10-11 THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $81.02 MT VOTER CONTACT -- MAIL DROP 10/4
2012-10-10 THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $22.85 MT VOTER CONTACT
2012-10-09 THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $22.25 MT VOTER CONTACT
2012-09-28 CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY FUND OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $2,175.52 MT VOTER CONTACT CALLS
2012-08-31 CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY FUND OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $379.67 MT VOTER CONTACT CALLS
2012-08-31 CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY FUND OBAMA, BARACK Oppose $606.11 MT MEDIA PRODUCTION & AIRTIME
2012-08-16 TEA PARTY VICTORY FUND ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Support $179.55 MT DRUDGE RPT ONLINE AD & EMAIL LISTS
2012-08-16 TEA PARTY VICTORY FUND ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Support $18.17 MT ONLINE ADVERTISING
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $3,928.57 MT Online ad buy and creation
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. OBAMA, BARACK Support $3.92 MT Email consulting
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $16.07 MT Website consulting
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. OBAMA, BARACK Support $53.57 MT Flyer design
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. OBAMA, BARACK Support $1,214.29 MT Creation of endorsement video
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. OBAMA, BARACK Support $50.00 MT Staff time
2012-05-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. OBAMA, BARACK Support $20.18 MT Location rental and staff time
2012-05-21 FLORIDA WATCH ACTION INC. ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $1,708.33 MT Facebook Advertising & Website Design, Pink Slip Mitt
2012-05-17 FLORIDA WATCH ACTION INC. ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $125.00 MT Website Design, Pink Slip Mitt
2012-04-30 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $2.95 MT Music licensing for online video
2012-04-27 PRIORITIES USA ACTION ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $1,233.72 MT Media Digital and TV Advertising Production Costs Dissemination Date 4/16/12
2012-04-25 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $428.57 MT Consulting-Natl Convention Delegate Training
2012-04-19 Planned Parenthood Action Fund Inc. ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $7.35 MT Email consulting
2012-04-04 PRIORITIES USA ACTION ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $2,631.57 MT Digital Advertising Buy Dissemination Date 4/2/12
2012-04-03 PRIORITIES USA ACTION ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $778.31 MT Media Web and TV Advertising Production Costs Dissemination Date 4/2/12
2012-03-28 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $18.58 MT Web Ad Expenses
2012-03-15 LIBERTY FOR ALL SUPER PAC PAUL, RON Support $210.00 MT "VOTER CONTACT MAIL"
2012-03-06 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $3,208.10 MT National Radio Advertising
2012-03-02 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $2,439.02 MT Internet Advertising
2012-03-01 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $11,957.02 MT National Radio Advertising
2012-02-27 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $33.33 MT Web Ad Expenses
2012-02-27 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $22.22 MT Web Ad Expenses
2012-02-24 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $29.80 MT Web Ad Expenses
2012-02-24 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $1,554.38 MT Consulting-Natl Convention Delegate Training
2012-02-21 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $13.33 MT Web Ad Expenses
2012-02-21 SANTA RITA SUPERPAC PAUL, RON Support $11.11 MT Web Ad Expenses
2012-02-17 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $20,662.53 MT Radio and Email Advertising; also opposes Mitt Romney
2012-02-16 RED WHITE AND BLUE FUND SANTORUM, RICHARD J. Support $75.95 MT E-mail Advertising
2012-02-16 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $348.83 MT Media Production
2012-02-16 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $1,514.16 MT Radio and Email Advertising; also opposes Mitt Romney
2012-02-16 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $190.69 MT Media Production; also opposes Mitt Romney
2012-01-30 WINNING OUR FUTURE ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $191.66 MT Radio Advertising; also supports Newt Gingrich
2012-01-23 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $1,099.38 MT Email Advertising
2012-01-21 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $2,083.33 MT Internet Advertising; also opposes Mitt Romney
2012-01-10 WINNING OUR FUTURE ROMNEY, MITT / RYAN, PAUL D. Oppose $2,020.40 MT Internet Advertising and Production; also supports Newt Gingrich
2012-01-03 WINNING OUR FUTURE GINGRICH, NEWT Support $2,177.84 MT Email Communication and Production