1997-98 Financial Activity of Senate and House General Election Campaigns

(January 1, 1997 - December 31, 1998)

Party

Contrib from

Contrib from

Candidate

Loans from

Other

Party

Coordinated

Number

Receipts

Individuals

PACs

Contributions

Candidate

Loans

Contributions

Expenditures

Senate

132

$247,543,807

$153,372,515

$47,427,884

$818,046

$27,626,226

$192,262

$817,135

$18,684,013

Democrats

35

$116,715,654

$73,427,562

$20,405,811

$257,777

$10,961,498

$191,000

$302,478

$9,349,948

Incumbents

15

$66,941,216

$47,019,710

$15,590,375

$500

$100,000

$0

$132,170

$4,955,907

Challengers

15

$36,226,320

$17,754,527

$1,459,919

$231,359

$10,328,348

$1,000

$73,164

$3,201,967

Open Seats

5

$13,548,118

$8,653,325

$3,355,517

$25,918

$533,150

$190,000

$97,144

$1,192,074

Republicans

35

$130,453,957

$79,675,173

$26,999,073

$540,806

$16,608,400

$0

$514,657

$9,334,065

Incumbents

14

$68,577,760

$43,876,916

$18,722,650

$11,045

$2,100,000

$0

$211,703

$4,110,684

Challengers

16

$48,632,579

$27,344,195

$4,628,279

$529,761

$14,505,500

$0

$244,763

$4,117,024

Open Seats

5

$13,243,618

$8,454,062

$3,648,144

$0

$2,900

$0

$58,191

$1,106,357

Other Party

62

$374,196

$269,780

$23,000

$19,463

$56,328

$1,262

$0

$0

Challengers

58

$373,645

$269,780

$23,000

$18,912

$56,328

$1,262

$0

$0

Open Seats

4

$551

$0

$0

$551

$0

$0

$0

$0

House

1154

$429,450,441

$226,602,249

$153,645,149

$1,624,030

$24,978,426

$1,011,799

$3,137,401

$10,376,768

Democrats

390

$195,222,711

$98,792,611

$74,978,089

$617,060

$10,471,954

$274,307

$1,428,168

$4,362,413

Incumbents

194

$128,722,292

$60,724,348

$59,750,747

$22,889

$533,598

$138,111

$1,024,928

$1,841,057

Challengers

162

$40,057,930

$21,800,705

$7,730,573

$501,167

$8,409,490

$131,196

$283,985

$1,518,017

Open Seats

34

$26,442,489

$16,267,558

$7,496,769

$93,004

$1,528,866

$5,000

$119,255

$1,003,339

Republicans

392

$230,458,438

$125,522,285

$78,491,347

$938,302

$13,349,630

$729,442

$1,709,233

$6,014,355

Incumbents

211

$164,544,111

$90,031,561

$64,137,521

$41,106

$2,013,175

$675,885

$664,656

$2,015,844

Challengers

149

$39,490,499

$22,961,239

$6,535,019

$662,561

$6,589,931

$46,557

$711,782

$2,819,149

Open Seats

32

$26,423,828

$12,529,485

$7,818,807

$234,635

$4,746,524

$7,000

$332,795

$1,179,362

Other Party

372

$3,769,292

$2,287,353

$175,713

$68,668

$1,156,842

$8,050

$0

$0

Incumbents

1

$699,659

$536,743

$133,506

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

Challengers

337

$3,041,818

$1,728,859

$42,207

$63,658

$1,156,469

$8,050

$0

$0

Open Seats

34

$27,815

$21,751

$0

$5,010

$373

$0

$0

$0

Republicans

427

$360,912,395

$205,197,458

$105,490,420

$1,479,108

$29,958,030

$729,442

$2,223,890

$15,348,420

Democrats

425

$311,938,365

$172,220,173

$95,383,900

$874,837

$21,433,452

$465,307

$1,730,646

$13,712,361

Other Party

434

$4,143,488

$2,557,133

$198,713

$88,131

$1,213,170

$9,312

$0

$0

Incumbents

435

$429,485,038

$242,189,278

$158,334,799

$75,540

$4,746,773

$813,996

$2,033,457

$12,923,492

Challengers

737

$167,822,791

$91,859,305

$20,418,997

$2,007,418

$41,046,066

$188,065

$1,313,694

$11,656,157

Open Seats

114

$79,686,419

$45,926,181

$22,319,237

$359,118

$6,811,813

$202,000

$607,385

$4,481,132

Total

1286

$676,994,248

$379,974,764

$201,073,033

$2,442,076

$52,604,652

$1,204,061

$3,954,536

$29,060,781

Contributions from PACs by Type of PAC

Trade/Member

Corp. w/o

Net

Debts Owed

Corporate

Labor

Non-Connected

Health

Cooperative

Stock

Disbursements

Cash on Hand

By

Senate

$20,645,977

$5,831,676

$7,074,637

$12,394,483

$417,324

$1,063,787

$248,864,061

$25,136,252

$27,273,052

Democrats

$6,877,736

$5,223,576

$3,020,623

$4,570,020

$233,400

$480,456

$117,634,692

$8,873,398

$10,888,828

Incumbents

$5,619,487

$3,457,673

$2,357,047

$3,558,801

$190,350

$407,017

$68,503,655

$6,670,460

$190,055

Challengers

$191,044

$810,792

$258,032

$163,862

$0

$36,189

$35,774,356

$305,698

$10,383,326

Open Seats

$1,067,205

$955,111

$405,544

$847,357

$43,050

$37,250

$13,356,681

$1,897,240

$315,447

Republicans

$13,768,241

$603,100

$4,036,014

$7,824,463

$183,924

$583,331

$130,879,063

$16,245,746

$16,327,538

Incumbents

$9,653,363

$544,100

$2,505,060

$5,453,112

$154,968

$412,047

$68,780,235

$14,645,910

$4,030,688

Challengers

$2,249,933

$17,000

$899,402

$1,347,275

$11,500

$103,169

$48,295,974

$643,893

$12,284,196

Open Seats

$1,864,945

$42,000

$631,552

$1,024,076

$17,456

$68,115

$13,802,854

$955,943

$12,654

Other Party

$0

$5,000

$18,000

$0

$0

$0

$350,306

$17,108

$56,686

Challengers

$0

$5,000

$18,000

$0

$0

$0

$349,755

$17,108

$56,686

Open Seats

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

$551

$0

$0

House

$49,297,252

$35,808,809

$18,821,277

$45,163,851

$1,792,972

$2,760,988

$389,403,608

$97,385,555

$25,744,515

Democrats

$15,853,663

$32,627,214

$7,317,540

$17,096,315

$850,544

$1,232,813

$173,979,932

$42,353,209

$9,558,250

Incumbents

$14,874,444

$23,216,464

$4,916,291

$14,805,127

$816,794

$1,121,627

$109,081,604

$40,648,178

$3,959,446

Challengers

$271,279

$5,289,161

$1,218,613

$893,198

$9,500

$48,822

$39,454,835

$658,235

$3,337,452

Open Seats

$707,940

$4,121,589

$1,182,636

$1,397,990

$24,250

$62,364

$25,443,493

$1,046,796

$2,261,352

Republicans

$33,437,964

$3,070,970

$11,487,120

$28,027,440

$942,428

$1,525,425

$211,908,293

$54,662,151

$15,215,581

Incumbents

$29,184,398

$2,929,735

$6,528,868

$23,340,350

$898,428

$1,255,742

$147,169,458

$53,057,576

$4,435,989

Challengers

$1,611,782

$10,950

$2,759,444

$1,973,811

$18,950

$160,082

$38,789,672

$1,183,437

$5,999,301

Open Seats

$2,641,784

$130,285

$2,198,808

$2,713,279

$25,050

$109,601

$25,949,163

$421,138

$4,780,291

Other Party

$5,625

$110,625

$16,617

$40,096

$0

$2,750

$3,515,383

$370,195

$970,684

Incumbents

$285

$109,125

$4,000

$20,096

$0

$0

$529,499

$270,171

$0

Challengers

$5,340

$1,500

$12,617

$20,000

$0

$2,750

$2,959,198

$98,584

$970,487

Open Seats

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

$0

$26,686

$1,440

$197

Republicans

$47,206,205

$3,674,070

$15,523,134

$35,851,903

$1,126,352

$2,108,756

$342,787,356

$70,907,897

$31,543,119

Democrats

$22,731,399

$37,850,790

$10,338,163

$21,666,335

$1,083,944

$1,713,269

$291,614,624

$51,226,607

$20,447,078

Other Party

$5,625

$115,625

$34,617

$40,096

$0

$2,750

$3,865,689

$387,303

$1,027,370

Incumbents

$59,331,977

$30,257,097

$16,311,266

$47,177,486

$2,060,540

$3,196,433

$394,064,451

$115,292,295

$12,616,178

Challengers

$4,329,378

$6,134,403

$5,166,108

$4,398,146

$39,950

$351,012

$165,623,790

$2,906,955

$33,031,448

Open Seats

$6,281,874

$5,248,985

$4,418,540

$5,982,702

$109,806

$277,330

$78,579,428

$4,322,557

$7,369,941

Total

$69,943,229

$41,640,485

$25,895,914

$57,558,334

$2,210,296

$3,824,775

$638,267,669

$122,521,807

$53,017,567