Virginia Finance Summary
The 2020 General Election was on November 3rd
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Virginia Government:

Governor: Ralph Northam (D)

Lieutenant Governor: Justin Fairfax (D)

Attorney General: Mark Herring (D)

Secretary of State: Kelly Thomasson (D)

State Treasurer: Manju Ganeriwala (O)

State Comptroller: David Von Moll (O)

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Campaign Finance Snapshot
Total Contributions
Candidate Contributions
PAC Contributions
Total Expenditures
Candidate Expenditures
PAC Expenditures
Top Candidates
CandidateTotal DonationsTotal Expenditures
Terence McAuliffe $5,761,963.41$214,250.94
John Bell $3,213,301.19$2,726,769.56
Debra Rodman $3,166,609.73$2,163,860.97
Ghazala Hashmi $2,706,634.60$2,104,073.77
Cheryl Turpin $2,521,196.15$1,711,492.06
Siobhan Dunnavant $2,324,195.05$2,125,633.49
Kirk Cox $2,297,720.78$1,613,891.87
Jennifer Carroll Foy $2,239,183.02$945,312.56
Glen Sturtevant $2,110,894.55$2,069,111.81
Missy Cotter Smasal $2,105,874.35$1,623,402.36
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Top PACs
PACTotal DonationsTotal Expenditures
Actblue Virginia $27,491,539.93$27,497,715.42
Republican State Leadership Committee $13,766,399.20$3,268,738.22
Democratic Party of Virginia $11,454,784.65$10,805,626.40
House Democratic Caucus $10,012,751.19$9,844,778.26
Republican Party of Virginia Inc $6,453,419.39$6,420,404.31
Virginia Senate Democratic Caucus $5,775,120.37$6,502,131.53
Mid-Atlantic Laborers' Political Education Fund $3,891,342.96$3,182,418.00
Dominion Energy Inc PAC - Virginia $2,950,000.00$2,910,500.00
Common Good Virginia $2,786,789.50$2,774,722.63
Virginia Senate Republican Caucus Inc $2,612,599.44$3,713,420.34
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Recent Articles
Transparency USA | 05/11/2021

In Virginia, elections are held every four years to determine the balance of power in the state’s executive government. With major state offices up for election during what is typically an “off-cycle” year after the presidential election, voters in Old Dominion always have important decisions to decide the future of their state. These are Virginia’s …

Tracy Marshall | 04/29/2021

The “For The People Act”, a gargantuan bill with a deceptively altruistic moniker, is moving its way through Congress in Washington, DC. Clocking in at more than 800 pages, the bill officially known as HR1 is Democrats’ highest priority legislation this year. Like a well-played game of Three-card Monte where the real goal is to …

Transparency USA | 03/02/2021

The For the People Act of 2021—known as H.R. 1 in the House and S.1 in the Senate—was introduced in the US House on January 4 as a primary concern of the Biden administration, and passed in the U.S. House on March 3rd. An almost identical bill was introduced in 2019, and passed in the …

Transparency USA | 02/12/2021

The stakes were particularly high for the 2020 elections, and not just for the presidency. At the state-level, some of the most closely watched races were Democratic efforts to flip swing state legislatures blue and take control of the upcoming redistricting process. What’s At Stake  Simply put, redistricting is the process of redrawing the boundary …

Tracy Marshall | 12/01/2020

With threats to blacklist Trump supporters making headlines, Transparency USA has been getting questions about whether political donors can be “doxxed,” along with requests to remove donors’ names from our site. It’s worth noting that doxxing doesn’t just happen on one side of the aisle. This fall, among other examples, celebrity rapper Cardi B reported …