- Office Sought:
Newton Leroy "Newt" Gingrich (pronounced /ˈnjuːt ˈɡɪŋɡrɪtʃ/) (born Newton Leroy McPherson on June 17, 1943) is an American politician who served as the 58th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. In 1995, Time magazine selected him as the Person of the Year for his role in leading the Republican Revolution in the House, ending 40 years of the Democratic Party being in the majority. During his tenure as Speaker, he represented the public face of the Republican opposition to President Bill Clinton.
Campaign Finance$23,805,061 Received
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.
Latest FEC Datacovers through candidate's September 30, 2012 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
Summaryoverview of how much the candidate raised and spent, and who contributed it
- Total Raised:
- $23,805,061 #4 of 40 Presidential candidates
- Total Spent:
- $24,443,669 #4 of 40 Presidential candidates
- Cash on Hand:
- $34,000 #8 of 40 Presidential candidates
Contributions Over Timereflects 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 Expendituresoutside groups that spent money supporting or opposing the candidate
Committee Name Support/Oppose Total Spending Restore Our Future, Inc.Oppose $18,730,788 Winning Our FutureSupport $12,406,730 American Jobs PACSupport $254,968 Strong America Now Super PACSupport $214,947 Winning Freedom IncSupport $170,135 Red White And Blue FundOppose $78,386 Endorse Liberty IncOppose $44,102 Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow, Inc.Oppose $26,102 Keep Conservatives UnitedOppose $3,548 Campaign to Defeat Barack ObamaSupport $3,515
Donor Informationcovers through June 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
Top IndustriesOpenSecrets.org and FollowTheMoney.org classify contribution data into about 100 industries.
In State vs. Out of Statecontributions from individuals, in dollars
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