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Mitt Romney

Party
Republican
Office Sought:
President
State Candidancy or Office Held:
See also: State profile for Mitt Romney

Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) is an American businessman, and a Republican who was the 70th Governor of Massachusetts from 2003 to 2007, was a candidate in the 2008 U.S. presidential election, and is a likely candidate in the 2012 presidential election.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$459,615,140 Received
Information

Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

Latest FEC Data

covers through candidate's December 31, 2012 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
  • Summary

    overview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
    Total Raised:
    $459,615,140 #2 of 40 Presidential candidates
    Total Spent:
    $483,073,479 #2 of 40 Presidential candidates
    Cash on Hand:
    $383,275 #3 of 40 Presidential candidates
  • Contributions Over Time

    reflects only contributions over $200, as smaller contributions are not individually reported. For some candidates a significant portion of their fundraising may not be captured by this chart.
  • Independent Expenditures

    outside groups that spent money supporting or opposing the candidate
    Committee Name Support/Oppose Total Spending
    Priorities USA Action
    Oppose
    $64,799,242
    Restore Our Future, Inc.
    Support
    $13,919,922
    American Future Fund
    Support
    $11,316,568
    Planned Parenthood
    Oppose
    $8,373,536
    Crossroads GPS
    Support
    $6,801,817
    American Crossroads
    Support
    $6,565,941
    Service Employees International Union
    Oppose
    $4,999,578
    Ending Spending Fund
    Support
    $4,475,359
    Winning Our Future
    Oppose
    $3,912,909
    Planned Parenthood Votes
    Oppose
    $3,456,477
note: data comes from latest FEC filings and has not been cleaned or standardized. See section below for standardized data.

Donor Information

covers roughly through Q4 2013. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
View all campaign finance data for Mitt Romney Sources: OpenSecrets.org Party Time