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Showing data from the 2011-2012 election cycle. See the 2013-2014 home page.

Outside spending by race: IA-2 (House)

Total independent expenditures in this race: $828,737.78
Total electioneering communications in this race: $61,642.20
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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
LOEBSACK, DAVID WAYNE (D) NATIONAL REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Oppose $768,006.32
ARCHER, JOHN HENRY (R) NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION Support $28,167.76
SENG, JOSEPH MATHEW (D) HUMANE SOCIETY LEGISLATIVE FUND Oppose $20,037.48
ARCHER, JOHN HENRY (R) NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE Support $9,815.57
MILLER-MEEKS, MARIANNETTE JANE (R) DEMOCRATIC CONGRESSIONAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE Oppose $1,631.82
ARCHER, JOHN HENRY (R) PATRIOT VOICES PAC Support $351.72
LOEBSACK, DAVID WAYNE (D) SIERRA CLUB POLITICAL COMMITTEE Support $310.00
ARCHER, JOHN HENRY (R) NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE VICTORY FUND Support $232.25
ARCHER, JOHN HENRY (R) THE 60 PLUS ASSOCIATION Support $175.00
ARCHER, JOHN HENRY (R) KOCH INDUSTRIES INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (KOCHPAC) Support $9.86

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
2012-10-15 VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND $1,650.00 Production (Stretched) Envision Communications Inc., Loebsack, David (IA)
2012-10-10 VOTEVETS.ORG ACTION FUND $59,992.20 Radio ad buy (Stretched) Kate Nelson Media LLC, Loebsack, David (IA)