1997-98

TOP 50 SENATE - RECEIPTS

RANK

CANDIDATE

STATE

PARTY

INC

NET

CHL

RECEIPTS

OPN

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1

D'AMATO, ALFONSE M

NY

REP

I

$15,971,314

2

FITZGERALD, PETER G

IL

REP

C

$15,599,366

3

SCHUMER, CHARLES E

NY

DEM

C

$13,877,845

4

BOXER, BARBARA

CA

DEM

I

$10,836,916

5

FONG, MATTHEW K

CA

REP

C

$8,824,449

6

FAIRCLOTH, DUNCAN MCLAUCH

NC

REP

I

$7,770,013

7

EDWARDS, JOHN R

NC

DEM

C

$6,711,749

8

BRAUN, CAROL MOSELEY

IL

DEM

I

$6,121,444

9

SPECTER, ARLEN

PA

REP

I

$5,753,890

10

VOINOVICH, GEORGE

OH

REP

O

$5,452,056

11

BOND, CHRISTOPHER S

MO

REP

I

$5,318,104

12

COVERDELL, PAUL DOUGLAS

GA

REP

I

$5,253,984

13

DASCHLE, THOMAS A

SD

DEM

I

$5,175,426

14

MURRAY, PATTY

WA

DEM

I

$4,544,005

15

COLES, MICHAEL J

GA

DEM

C

$4,418,921

16

HOLLINGS, ERNEST F

SC

DEM

I

$4,044,763

17

GRAHAM, BOB

FL

DEM

I

$4,041,639

18

SMITH, LINDA

WA

REP

C

$3,930,248

19

MCCAIN, JOHN

AZ

REP

I

$3,864,680

20

DODD, CHRISTOPHER J

CT

DEM

I

$3,855,333

21

BAYH, EVAN

IN

DEM

O

$3,835,933

22

BREAUX, JOHN B

LA

DEM

I

$3,821,652

23

NEUMANN, MARK W

WI

REP

C

$3,648,801

24

SHELBY, RICHARD

AL

REP

I

$3,420,916

25

REID, HARRY M

NV

DEM

I

$3,380,435

26

FEINGOLD, RUSSELL D

WI

DEM

I

$3,370,348

27

BUNNING, JIM

KY

REP

O

$3,148,520

28

BAESLER, HENRY SCOTT

KY

DEM

O

$3,093,598

29

WYDEN, RONALD LEE

OR

DEM

I

$3,044,571

30

GRASSLEY, CHARLES E

IA

REP

I

$2,991,088

31

ENSIGN, JOHN ERIC

NV

REP

C

$2,961,881

32

CAMPBELL, BEN NIGHTHORSE

CO

REP

I

$2,899,365

33

MIKULSKI, BARBARA A

MD

DEM

I

$2,755,737

34

NICKLES, DON SENATOR

OK

REP

I

$2,520,049

35

LINCOLN, BLANCHE LAMBERT

AR

DEM

O

$2,452,496

36

NIXON, JEREMIAH W (JAY)

MO

DEM

C

$2,397,781

37

BOYLE, MARY

OH

DEM

O

$2,033,234

38

INGLIS, ROBERT D

SC

REP

C

$1,953,532

39

BROWNBACK, SAMUEL DALE

KS

REP

I

$1,924,826

40

DORGAN, BYRON L

ND

DEM

I

$1,772,720

41

LAMM, DOROTHY V

CO

DEM

C

$1,644,830

42

INOUYE, DANIEL K

HI

DEM

I

$1,630,462

43

CRAPO, MICHAEL D

ID

REP

O

$1,584,381

44

FRANKS, GARY A

CT

REP

C

$1,368,984

45

CRIST, CHARLES J JR

FL

REP

C

$1,205,116

46

BENNETT, ROBERT FOSTER

UT

REP

I

$1,192,167

47

LEAHY, PATRICK JOSEPH

VT

DEM

I

$1,125,893

48

GREGG, JUDD A

NH

REP

I

$1,059,647

49

MURKOWSKI, FRANK H

AK

REP

I

$1,031,015

50

BOOZMAN, FAY W III

AR

REP

O

$936,982

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

FRANKS, GARY A

$50,000