1997-98

TOP 50 SENATE - DISBURSEMENTS

RANK

CANDIDATE

STATE

PARTY

INC

NET

CHL

DISBURSE

OPN

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1

D'AMATO, ALFONSE M

NY

REP

I

$19,661,899

2

FITZGERALD, PETER G

IL

REP

C

$15,268,786

3

SCHUMER, CHARLES E

NY

DEM

C

$13,288,175

4

BOXER, BARBARA

CA

DEM

I

$11,290,854

5

FONG, MATTHEW K

CA

REP

C

$7,902,569

6

FAIRCLOTH, DUNCAN MCLAUCH

NC

REP

I

$6,841,228

7

EDWARDS, JOHN R

NC

DEM

C

$6,444,744

8

BRAUN, CAROL MOSELEY

IL

DEM

I

$5,881,404

9

COVERDELL, PAUL DOUGLAS

GA

REP

I

$5,480,699

10

VOINOVICH, GEORGE

OH

REP

O

$5,434,749

11

BOND, CHRISTOPHER S

MO

REP

I

$5,252,461

12

MURRAY, PATTY

WA

DEM

I

$4,381,313

13

SPECTER, ARLEN

PA

REP

I

$4,169,761

14

REID, HARRY M

NV

DEM

I

$4,153,977

15

COLES, MICHAEL J

GA

DEM

C

$4,140,554

16

HOLLINGS, ERNEST F

SC

DEM

I

$4,052,649

17

DASCHLE, THOMAS A

SD

DEM

I

$3,955,637

18

SMITH, LINDA

WA

REP

C

$3,774,684

19

FEINGOLD, RUSSELL D

WI

DEM

I

$3,516,342

20

DODD, CHRISTOPHER J

CT

DEM

I

$3,300,008

21

GRAHAM, BOB

FL

DEM

I

$3,181,902

22

NEUMANN, MARK W

WI

REP

C

$3,099,640

23

BAYH, EVAN

IN

DEM

O

$2,864,477

24

ENSIGN, JOHN ERIC

NV

REP

C

$2,736,787

25

MIKULSKI, BARBARA A

MD

DEM

I

$2,718,784

26

BUNNING, JIM

KY

REP

O

$2,559,699

27

BAESLER, HENRY SCOTT

KY

DEM

O

$2,447,018

28

LINCOLN, BLANCHE LAMBERT

AR

DEM

O

$2,413,704

29

NIXON, JEREMIAH W (JAY)

MO

DEM

C

$2,368,934

30

WYDEN, RONALD LEE

OR

DEM

I

$2,353,513

31

CAMPBELL, BEN NIGHTHORSE

CO

REP

I

$2,308,107

32

BREAUX, JOHN B

LA

DEM

I

$2,197,760

33

GRASSLEY, CHARLES E

IA

REP

I

$2,147,483

34

MCCAIN, JOHN

AZ

REP

I

$2,085,355

35

BOYLE, MARY

OH

DEM

O

$1,905,062

36

INGLIS, ROBERT D

SC

REP

C

$1,708,530

37

NICKLES, DON SENATOR

OK

REP

I

$1,600,313

38

LAMM, DOROTHY V

CO

DEM

C

$1,490,928

39

BROWNBACK, SAMUEL DALE

KS

REP

I

$1,363,621

40

FRANKS, GARY A

CT

REP

C

$1,347,886

41

INOUYE, DANIEL K

HI

DEM

I

$1,195,902

42

DORGAN, BYRON L

ND

DEM

I

$1,193,269

43

CRAPO, MICHAEL D

ID

REP

O

$1,147,311

44

SHELBY, RICHARD

AL

REP

I

$1,064,630

45

CRIST, CHARLES J JR

FL

REP

C

$1,055,151

46

BENNETT, ROBERT FOSTER

UT

REP

I

$975,793

47

LEAHY, PATRICK JOSEPH

VT

DEM

I

$828,340

48

BOOZMAN, FAY W III

AR

REP

O

$760,469

49

GREGG, JUDD A

NH

REP

I

$690,405

50

HELMKE, PAUL

IN

REP

O

$500,355

THE FOLLOWING CANDIDATES REPORTED $50,000 OR MORE IN REPAYMENTS OF LOANS

FROM THE CANDIDATE

FITZGERALD, PETER G

$2,900,000

CAMPBELL, BEN NIGHTHORSE

$400,000

COLES, MICHAEL J

$195,750

BROWNBACK, SAMUEL DALE

$169,085

BAESLER, HENRY SCOTT

$75,000