15 Month Activity of 1998 Congressional Campaigns
Contrib from Contrib from Candidate
Number Receipts Individuals Other Cmte's Contrib & Loans Disbursements Cash on Hand Debts
Senate 166 $140,335,170 $81,290,553 $21,476,503 $25,979,599 $70,935,165 $96,196,017 $27,566,304
Democrats 57 $66,227,817 $41,257,906 $10,330,611 $6,801,713 $30,319,233 $46,129,109 $6,456,670
Incumbents 15 $35,664,495 $25,117,238 $8,806,817 $500 $17,155,427 $26,748,261 $23,283
Challengers 29 $20,585,558 $11,239,753 $592,562 $2,917,042 $7,964,400 $12,887,809 $3,103,228
Open Seats 13 $9,977,764 $4,900,915 $931,232 $3,884,171 $5,199,406 $6,493,039 $3,330,159
Republicans 83 $74,021,072 $40,012,224 $11,138,892 $19,119,256 $40,542,370 $50,053,377 $21,076,271
Incumbents 14 $34,262,963 $22,740,335 $8,849,380 $407,000 $13,138,880 $35,981,226 $2,187,048
Challengers 56 $33,788,812 $13,087,150 $1,061,330 $18,570,819 $24,732,596 $9,254,992 $18,802,476
Open Seats 13 $5,969,297 $4,184,739 $1,228,182 $141,437 $2,670,894 $4,817,159 $86,747
Other Party 26 $86,281 $20,423 $7,000 $58,630 $73,562 $13,531 $33,363
Challengers 24 $86,281 $20,423 $7,000 $58,630 $73,562 $13,531 $33,363
Open Seats 2 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
House 1343 $197,909,640 $111,658,568 $63,031,285 $14,689,649 $113,954,498 $140,387,034 $21,858,541
Democrats 547 $90,674,106 $49,182,203 $31,079,521 $6,374,623 $51,126,412 $60,934,996 $9,117,161
Incumbents 191 $58,556,417 $28,107,476 $26,470,563 $405,993 $32,264,518 $47,175,788 $3,697,619
Challengers 227 $11,564,859 $7,259,812 $1,215,116 $3,001,592 $5,483,786 $6,573,044 $3,143,445
Open Seats 129 $20,552,830 $13,814,915 $3,393,842 $2,967,038 $13,378,108 $7,186,164 $2,276,097
Republicans 590 $106,557,657 $62,017,690 $31,888,764 $8,252,883 $62,299,013 $79,201,808 $12,656,103
Incumbents 211 $79,130,205 $45,220,744 $29,258,133 $899,110 $45,529,106 $68,704,469 $5,584,756
Challengers 251 $14,847,482 $9,404,171 $641,793 $4,396,221 $8,391,811 $6,400,355 $4,444,583
Open Seats 128 $12,579,970 $7,392,775 $1,988,838 $2,957,552 $8,378,096 $4,096,984 $2,626,764
Other Party 206 $677,877 $458,675 $63,000 $62,143 $529,073 $250,230 $85,277
Incumbents 1 $204,583 $141,802 $46,050 $0 $120,381 $184,212 $0
Challengers 168 $250,511 $214,665 $1,800 $33,615 $190,939 $60,992 $56,777
Open Seats 37 $222,783 $102,208 $15,150 $28,528 $217,753 $5,026 $28,500
Total 1509 $338,244,810 $192,949,121 $84,507,788 $40,669,248 $184,889,663 $236,583,051 $49,424,845