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2011 Local Elections

2011 Local Elections

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NEWS RELEASE
For immediate release: For more information:
Friday November 4, 2011 Bill Mahoney (518) 817-3738
NYPIRG EXAMINES SPENDING IN 2011 LOCAL ELECTIONS
NEARLY $52 MILLION SPENT SO FAR THIS YEAR
Local committees spent $51,702,809.97 between January 12 and October 24, 2011. The following threecharts break down these totals.
25 LOCAL CANDIDATES ON NOVEMBER BALLOT WHO SPENT THE MOST, 1/12/11
 –
10/24/11
This chart excludes candidates who are not on
this year’s general election ballot. If all local candidates
were included, the leader would have been Mayor Bloomberg, whose current campaign committeespent $5,644,999.93 this year.Rank Candidate Committee(s) $ Spent
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Office Municipality Party1BELLONE 2011/ FRIENDS OF STEVEBELLONE $1,990,334.18 County Executive Suffolk D2 COLLINS FOR OUR FUTURE $1,112,712.94 County Executive Erie R3 FRIENDS OF MAGGIE BROOKS $564,107.90 County Executive Monroe R4CARPENTER FOR THE COUNTY/FRIENDS OF ANGIE CARPENTER $513,125.39 County Executive Suffolk R5 TAYLOR FOR DISTRICT ATTORNEY $398,546.88 District Attorney Monroe R6 KATE MURRAY FOR SUPERVISOR $369,657.80 Supervisor Hempstead R7 FRIENDS OF MARK POLONCARZ $346,649.05 County Executive Erie D8 MAKE MIKE MAYOR $301,561.85 Mayor Yonkers D9 FRIENDS OF PHIL NOLAN $295,846.63 Supervisor Islip D10 FRIENDS OF JON KAIMAN $251,405.07 SupervisorNorthHempstead D11 FRIENDS OF CHRIS JACOBS $247,317.87 County Clerk Erie R12 MOLINARO FOR DUTCHESS $239,381.51 County Executive Dutchess R13 FRIENDS OF JOHN VENDITTO $212,814.87 Supervisor Oyster Bay R14 CITIZENS FOR LOUIS FALCO III $197,483.87 Sheriff Rockland D15 LESKO FOR SUPERVISOR $192,404.29 Town Supervisor Brookhaven D
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In this report, expenses do not include transfers to other candidates.
 
16 FRIENDS OF SHERRI L. EISENPRESS $175,466.61 Family Court Judge Rockland D17 FRIENDS OF ALEX GROMACK $174,808.37 Town Supervisor Clarkstown D18 FRIENDS OF DANIEL P. MCCOY $173,762.70 County Executive Albany D19 CITIZENS FOR CIOTTI $171,842.73 Legislator Nassau R20 FRIENDS OF MAUREEN WALKER $169,793.41 Comptroller Mt. Vernon C21 FRIENDS OF JOANIE MAHONEY $166,277.55 County Executive Onondaga R22 FRIENDS OF MARIA WHYTE $158,617.48 County Clerk Erie D23 FRIENDS OF JOHN ROUSE $149,307.77Superintendent of Highways Brookhaven D24 TIM O'NEILL FOR SHERIFF $149,084.57 Sheriff Rockland C/I25RUBEN WILLS 2011/ FRIENDS OFRUBEN WILLS $147,559.12 City Council New York D
12 LOCAL PARTY COMMITTEES THAT SPENT THE MOST, 1/12/11
 –
10/24/11
Rank Party Committee $ Spent1 NASSAU COUNTY REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE $1,740,012.122NASSAU COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE OPERATING ACCOUNT/ NASSAUCOUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE HOUSEKEEPING ACCOUNT $992,839.543 SUFFOLK COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE $800,640.784 MONROE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE $521,606.445MONROE COUNTY REPUBLICAN HOUSEKEEPING COMMITTEE/ MONROECOUNTY REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE $504,616.256ERIE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE/ ERIE COUNTY DEMOCRATICCOMMITTEE-HOUSEKEEPING $358,035.597SUFFOLK COUNTY REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE- HOUSEKEEPING ACCT (SCRC)/SUFFOLK COUNTY REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE CAMPAIGN ACCT (SCRC) $339,292.848 NORTH HEMPSTEAD DEMOCRATIC COMM. $272,285.129 TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE $266,299.2310 SUFFOLK COUNTY CONSERVATIVE CHAIRMAN'S CLUB $223,839.1611 DEMOCRATIC ORGANIZATION OF QUEENS COUNTY $222,974.5112 TOWN OF BABYLON DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE $204,796.63
TOTAL SPENDING BY OFFICE: 2011 VS. 2007
 
This chart includes all local committees, including those belonging to candidates who are not up forreelection this year and those who lost in the primaries.The $51,702,809.97 spent by these committees in 2011 is up slightly from the equivalent period in 2007,when local committees spent $50,693,299.27. However, these numbers are skewed by the spending by
 
Mayor Bloomberg mentioned above.
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Spending by candidates with a declared office dropped from$30,853,535.80 to $27,620,674.80; spending by local party committees dropped from $14,767,199.87 to$13,982.520.27Office2011Spending2007SpendingCounty Executive $6,420,264.89 $5,876,625.90County Legislator $2,856,860.76 $2,997,424.76Mayor $2,835,642.53 $3,650,386.80Supervisor $2,692,368.37 $2,927,696.00District Attorney $1,552,596.38 $2,762,567.59Town Council $1,443,978.60 $1,321,169.60City Council $963,074.37 $924,420.52Councilman $826,708.28 $802,493.02Town Justice $790,883.51 $873,392.87Sheriff $736,171.91 $595,452.65Town Supervisor $635,013.35 $279,756.89Legislator $590,934.03 $897,487.30Family Court Judge $543,351.05 $738,529.80City Court Judge $526,912.59 $423,875.34County Clerk $512,699.95 $269,541.84Civil Court Judge $421,586.93 $631,418.65Highway Superintendent $420,010.68 $352,215.95Comptroller $388,273.63 $656,835.91County Court Judge $309,820.43 $678,043.27Treasurer $264,156.03 $58,069.27Town Board $262,496.53 $306,908.47District Court Judge $211,487.07 $151,646.61Clerk $202,604.22 $732,092.26Town Clerk $176,157.79 $111,832.62Borough President $148,481.03 $209,642.95Common Council $140,386.14 $164,442.56Receiver of Taxes $117,332.31 $224,920.70Surrogate Court Judge $115,641.78 $385,492.90Legislative District $80,596.54 $200,972.74District Leader $73,411.73 $22,284.96State Committee $71,525.83 $39,550.00President $57,723.10 $13,088.06Public Advocate $50,780.63 $61,918.44
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His spending was not linked to a specific office, and thus
is included in the tally for “Unspecified Local
 
Committee” at the bottom of this chart.

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