Wednesday: Big Money Roundup


The following transactions were reported to the State Board of Elections between 5:02 p.m. on Tuesday and 5:02 p.m. Wednesday:

Last-Minute Donations to Candidates

VPAP has posted pre-election finance disclosures for candidates running in the November 5 election. Starting on October 25, candidates are required to report any large donation within 24 hours of receipt. The threshold for reporting is $5,000 for statewide candidate, $1,000 for House candidates, and $500 for local candidates. 

STATEWIDE CANDIDATES

Due to the high volume of transactions reported, VPAP is listing below only individual contributions of $25,000 or more. A complete list of donations to statewide candidates is available here.

Ken Cuccinelli for Governor - Total Reported Today: $12,237

No individual contributions exceeding $25,000

Terry McAuliffe for Governor - Total Reported Today: $510,373

  • $150,000 from Democratic Party of Virginia (in-kind: mail)
  • $74,800 from Virginia Sierra Club PAC (in-kind: online communication services)
  • $50,000 from Stephen M. Silberstein
  • $45,773 from SEIU COPE (in-kind: canvass activities)
  • $44,000 from United Steelworkers (in-kind: personnel costs)
  • $25,000 from Parke F. Eager
  • $25,000 from John R. Grisham
  • $25,000 from HCR Manor Care
  • $25,000 from Henry R. Munoz III

E.W. Jackson for Lt. Governor - Total Reported Today: $0

Ralph Northam for Lt. Governor - Total Reported Today: $0

Mark Herring for Attorney General - Total Reported Today: $120,000
  • $100,000 from Planned Parenthood Votes (in-kind: radio ad - production and purchase of air time)

Mark Obenshain for Attorney General - Total Reported Today: $5,000

No individual contributions exceeding $25,000

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HOUSE CANDIDATES

Due to the high volume of transactions reported,VPAP is listing below only individual contributions of $10,000 or more. A complete list of donations to House candidates is available here.

Jeff Campbell for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $87,500

  • $83,000 from Dominion Leadership Trust

Barbara Comstock for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $61,650

  • $25,000 from Dominion Leadership Trust
  • $25,000 from Presidential Coalition LLC

James Harder for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $40,319

  • $35,000 from Democratic Party of Virginia

Monty Mason for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $10,000

  • $10,000 from Virginia House Democratic Caucus

Mike Watson for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $110,000

  • $110,000 from Bill Howell for Delegate

David Yancey for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $112,985

  • $109,985 from Dominion Leadership Trust

Joseph Yost for Delegate - Total Reported Today: $88,000

  • $88,000 from Dominion Leadership Trust

VIEW ALL CONTRIBUTIONS

LOCAL CANDIDATES

Kevin Onizuk for James City County Board of Supervisors

  • $1,109 from Republican Party of Virginia (in-kind: campaign materials)

Duane Snow for Albemarle County Board of Supervisors

  • $3,000 from Susan B. Morris
  • $1,600 from Monticello Business Alliance

VIEW ALL CONTRIBUTIONS

Donations to PACs

Due to the high volume of transactions reported, VPAP is listing below only individual contributions of $25,000 or more. A complete list of donations to PACs is available here.

Common Sense Virginia - Total Reported Today: $127,993

  • $110,636 from Wellspring Committee Inc.

Democratic Party of Virginia - Total Reported Today: $405,200

  • $246,000 from House Democratic Caucus
  • $33,700 from House Democratic Caucus
  • $30,000 from Thomson M. Hirst
  • $25,000 from International Association of Firefighters
  • $25,000 from Leonard Lawson
  • $25,000 from Clyde Elliot Stacy
Dominion Leadership Trust - Total Reported Today: $140,000
  • $100,000 from Republican State Leadership Committee

VIEW ALL CONTRIBUTIONS

Independent Expenditures

Americans for Responsible Solutions

  • $38,600 for direct mail processing and postage opposing Ken Cuccinelli.
CatholicVote.org Candidate Fund
  • $7,106 for a postcard mailer supporting Ken Cuccinelli.
NARAL Pro-Choice American Foundation
  • $6,606 for copy, art, design, list rental, and telemarketing opposing Ken Cuccinelli.

Oct. 30, 2013