Updates from vpap.org

 


TV Buys: $7 Million Spent in Governor's Race in Week Before Election

In the final week before Tuesday's election, the two candidates for Governor are spending a combined $7 million on broadcast TV ads in the state's...

Oct. 31, 2017


Now Live: Oct 30 Campaign Finance Reports

UPDATED: 5 AM TUESDAY VPAP has posted the October 30 campaign finance reports that were filed overnight by candidates running on next Tuesday's ballot.  ...

Oct. 31, 2017


New Finance Reports: Statewide Candidates

Only one statewide candidate filed her October 30 campaign finance report by 5 pm today. Other candidates have until midnight to file. VPAP will update its...

Oct. 30, 2017


Coming Today: Final Look at Campaign Finances

Finance reports due late tonight will give the public a last full look at candidates' contributions and expenditures before next Tuesday's election. The reports will cover all activity from Oct...

Oct. 30, 2017


Visualization: In low-turnout race, which voters tend to stay home?

If the past is any guide, nearly four of 10 Virginians who voted in last year's presidential election are expected to stay home next Tuesday when Virginia...

Oct. 30, 2017


Lobbyist Registrations

VPAP has posted 1 lobbyist registrations filed with the Virginia Ethics Council since last Oct 19: 1 Renewal Each week, VPAP posts registrations as the information...

Oct. 30, 2017


Large, Last-Minute Donations

Starting Friday, candidates on the November ballot are required to disclose publicly certain large donations by the next business day. The threshold for "large" donations...

Oct. 28, 2017


Targeted Race Profile: House District 21 in Virginia Beach

One race where the incumbent and challenger combined have received significant partisan contributions is House District 21, which straddles Virginia Beach and Chesapeake. VPAP has...

Oct. 27, 2017


$10,000+ Donations to State PACs

The following state PACs reported receiving donations of $10,000 or more since yesterday: AmountRecipient $582,325 Democratic Party of Virginia $314,200 Republican Party of Virginia $55,000...

Oct. 27, 2017


Visualization: 5-Week Trend in Governor's Race Ad Buys

VPAP's latest data visualization shows a five-week trend in the amount of broadcast TV airtime that Republican Ed Gillespie and Democrat Ralph Northam -- and their allies...

Oct. 27, 2017