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2001-2002, TOP 50 HOUSE CHALLENGER CAMPAIGNS BY DEBTS OWED

RANK CANDIDATE STATE DIST PARTY INC/CHL DEBTS OWED

1 HUMPHREYS, JAMES F WV 2 DEM C $8,877,828
2 JOHNSON, MARK C CA 47 REP C $1,000,000
3 BROWN, MELISSA PA 13 REP C $685,800
4 COOK, MERRILL ALOUZO UT 2 REP C $634,691
5 COLLEN, MARTIN CA 44 REP C $564,983
6 FRISA, DANIEL NY 4 REP C $525,000
7 WORKMAN, MARGARET L WV 2 DEM C $504,208
8 WILSON, ROBERT T (BO AL 4 DEM C $459,233
9 RICHARDSON, WILLIAM NC 8 DEM C $417,061
10 WALTER, RANDY D OH 17 C $323,500
11 THOMAS, JEFFREY C WI 1 DEM C $319,443
12 SHAW, ELAINE CA 11 DEM C $300,871
13 NEILL, SAM NC 11 DEM C $290,850
14 SODREL, MICHAEL E IN 9 REP C $265,000
15 ROGERS, BETH CA 23 REP C $247,331
16 FARLEY, RAMSEY W TX 11 REP C $235,755
17 COLUMBUS, CRAIG AZ 5 DEM C $235,649
18 THOMAS, JULIANNE HIL IA 2 DEM C $205,252
19 RINEHART, CATHY MO 6 DEM C $200,000
20 SIMON, JAMES ROBERT NE 2 DEM C $187,000
21 BRIDGEWATER, TIMOTHY UT 2 REP C $176,000
22 DEATS, JAMES A TX 14 REP C $157,263
23 TAFF, ADAM KS 3 REP C $155,000
24 ALEXANDER, KLINT KY 1 DEM C $150,415
25 GESSNER, DONALD R FL 5 REP C $150,000
26 ROSS, TYRONE CASS NJ 7 DEM C $150,000
27 VAN DE WEGHE, G WILL CA 53 REP C $146,500
28 BELL, DAVID BAGGARLY GA 10 DEM C $132,000
29 MATHEWS, PETER CA 37 DEM C $131,272
30 COLYER, JEFFREY KS 3 REP C $130,000
31 HUTCHINSON, ANN IA 1 DEM C $125,000
32 VAN HOLLEN, CHRIS MD 8 DEM C $125,000
33 VELAZQUEZ, IGNACIO CA 17 REP C $119,625
34 LATELL, ANTHONY A JR OH 17 DEM C $118,194
35 FISCHER, DAVID W MD 1 REP C $113,100
36 SHAPIRO, IRA S MD 8 DEM C $105,296
37 MINUTH, ANDRE NICOLA CA 20 REP C $103,073
38 FREEDMAN, ILANA MA 5 LIB C $100,817
39 O'GRADY, MARILYN F NY 4 REP C $100,000
40 CARDOZA, DENNIS MR CA 18 DEM C $98,452
41 CARDEN, TIMOTHY NJ 7 DEM C $90,000
42 SCHELSKE, CRAIG LYON OR 5 REP C $77,055
43 KALOGIANIS, CHUCK FL 9 DEM C $77,010
44 SWALLOW, JOHN EDWARD UT 2 REP C $67,732
45 HARMSEN, STEPHEN MAR UT 2 REP C $65,000
46 FELDMAN, KEVIN CA 30 DEM C $58,733
47 BECKHAM, JAMES ROBER TX 17 REP C $58,276
48 KIRBY, WILLIAM WARNE CA 4 REP C $55,678
49 STEARNS, DAVID E AR 4 REP C $55,000
50 SOARIES, DEFOREST B NJ 12 REP C $55,000

NOTE: SOME DEBTS ARE FROM PREVIOUS ELECTION CYCLES