1997-98

TOP 50 SENATE - DEBTS OWED

RANK

CANDIDATE

STATE

PARTY

INC

GEN

GEN

DEBTS

CHL

PCT

OWED

OPN

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1

FITZGERALD, PETER G

IL

REP

C

W

50

$11,769,121

2

ISSA, DARRELL EDWARD

CA

REP

C

0

$9,469,564

3

EDWARDS, JOHN R

NC

DEM

C

W

51

$6,150,000

4

COLES, MICHAEL J

GA

DEM

C

L

45

$3,644,700

5

FAIRCLOTH, DUNCAN M

NC

REP

I

L

46

$1,700,000

6

BENNETT, ROBERT FOSTER

UT

REP

I

W

63

$1,673,000

7

BAYLEY, CHRISTOPHER T

WA

REP

C

0

$1,320,000

8

FERRARO, GERALDINE A

NY

DEM

C

0

$932,287

9

D'AMATO, ALFONSE M

NY

REP

I

L

44

$638,734

10

HENRY, STEPHEN LEWIS DR

KY

DEM

O

0

$537,333

11

FONG, MATTHEW K

CA

REP

C

L

42

$396,688

12

SCHUMER, CHARLES E

NY

DEM

C

W

54

$337,115

13

MARTIN, DAVID GRIER JR

NC

DEM

C

0

$315,000

14

MCMULLEN, JOHN A

VT

REP

C

0

$277,000

15

FERGUSON, EDGAR SCOTT

AR

DEM

O

0

$262,500

16

BAESLER, HENRY SCOTT

KY

DEM

O

L

49

$253,593

17

MARSHALL, ROBERT

IL

REP

C

0

$188,749

18

BROWN, STEPHEN HENRY

SC

REP

C

0

$169,934

19

DIDRICKSON, LOLETA

IL

REP

C

0

$161,363

20

BRAUN, CAROL MOSELEY

IL

DEM

I

L

47

$151,045

21

RANGER, EDWARD MCDONALD J

AZ

DEM

C

L

27

$100,000

22

LLOYD, WILLIAM R JR

PA

DEM

C

L

34

$77,000

23

EGGERT, WILLIAM F

CO

REP

C

0

$62,450

24

FICKER, ROBIN KEITH ANNES

MD

REP

C

0

$59,796

25

FRANKS, GARY A

CT

REP

C

L

32

$52,138

26

LAMM, DOROTHY V

CO

DEM

C

L

35

$42,405

27

LOFTMAN, BERT A

GA

LIB

C

L

2

$36,500

28

AKER, ALAN

SD

REP

C

0

$35,900

29

SMITH, LINDA

WA

REP

C

L

41

$35,000

30

MURRAY, PATTY

WA

DEM

I

W

58

$33,010

31

DENARI, STEVE

IL

REF

C

0

$30,238

32

WAYMAN, KENNETH L II

MD

REP

C

0

$29,287

33

LINCOLN, BLANCHE LAMBERT

AR

DEM

O

W

55

$29,201

34

SCHMIDT, RONALD GENE

SD

REP

C

L

36

$25,412

35

MAUK, WILLIAM L

ID

DEM

O

L

28

$25,000

36

RUSTHOVEN, PETER J

IN

REP

O

0

$17,458

37

SCARBOROUGH, ELLA OLIVIA

NC

DEM

C

0

$16,677

38

HUDSON, JOE KENNETH

AR

REP

O

0

$16,093

39

FELECIANO, PAUL JR

KS

DEM

C

L

31

$13,734

40

BOND, CHRISTOPHER S

MO

REP

I

W

52

$10,713

41

LINGENFELTER, TOM

PA

REP

C

0

$9,998

42

VOINOVICH, GEORGE

OH

REP

O

W

56

$9,754

43

PRICE, JOHN R

IN

REP

O

0

$9,600

44

DOUGLASS, EUGENE FARLEY

HI

REP

C

0

$9,518

45

LECKMAN, SCOTT ALBERT

UT

DEM

C

L

32

$8,712

46

BAYH, EVAN

IN

DEM

O

W

63

$7,653

47

ZAJAC, JOHN CALHOUN

AZ

LIB

C

L

2

$7,648

48

COVERDELL, PAUL DOUGLAS

GA

REP

I

W

52

$7,000

49

ROBINSON, MICHAEL J

NC

DEM

C

0

$6,566

50

REID, HARRY M

NV

DEM

I

W

47

$6,000