Contributions from Individuals
by Size of the Contribution
1995-96
Contribution Contribution Contribution Contribution
Amounts Amounts Amounts Amounts Total From
Less than $200 $200-$499 $500-$749 more than $749 Individuals
Senate $57,907,671 $16,260,386 $24,010,019 $69,340,886 $167,518,962
Democrats $28,932,046 $7,730,429 $11,230,886 $31,221,436 $79,114,797
Incumbents $12,078,647 $2,420,450 $3,461,156 $8,875,156 $26,835,409
Challengers $8,439,613 $2,208,273 $3,013,173 $7,791,946 $21,453,005
Open Seats $8,413,786 $3,101,706 $4,756,557 $14,554,334 $30,826,383
Republicans $28,504,496 $8,488,153 $12,729,427 $38,040,546 $87,762,622
Incumbents $10,122,398 $2,834,974 $4,180,326 $11,941,473 $29,079,171
Challengers $6,335,567 $1,788,263 $3,025,657 $10,999,092 $22,148,579
Open Seats $12,046,531 $3,864,916 $5,523,444 $15,099,981 $36,534,872
Other Party $471,129 $41,804 $49,706 $78,904 $641,543
House $100,595,100 $39,200,024 $47,481,139 $89,225,719 $276,501,982
Democrats $42,838,750 $17,110,277 $20,302,568 $37,286,504 $117,538,099
Incumbents $15,876,314 $7,277,845 $9,731,304 $18,405,208 $51,290,671
Challengers $17,104,802 $6,013,380 $5,929,374 $10,490,425 $39,537,981
Open Seats $9,857,634 $3,819,052 $4,641,890 $8,390,871 $26,709,447
Republicans $56,152,726 $21,527,468 $26,641,499 $51,047,772 $155,369,465
Incumbents $35,803,421 $13,744,145 $17,661,022 $31,734,279 $98,942,867
Challengers $11,105,264 $4,016,010 $4,557,603 $9,442,506 $29,121,383
Open Seats $9,244,041 $3,767,313 $4,422,874 $9,870,987 $27,305,215
Other Party $1,603,624 $562,279 $537,072 $891,443 $3,594,418
Grand Total $158,502,771 $55,460,410 $71,491,158 $158,566,605 $444,020,944