Crossroads GPS

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Crossroads GPS
Crossroads GPS logo.jpg
President:Steven Law
Vice-president:Steven Duffeld
Year created:2010
Affiliated with:American Crossroads, Crossroads Generation
Website:Official website
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Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies (Crossroads GPS) is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit corporation, founded in June 2010, that works with American Crossroads, a 527 organization (SuperPAC). Both groups are connected with Karl Rove and Ed Gillespie.[1] As a 501(c)(4) organization, it must disclose its spending but not its donors.[2] Crossroads GPS states that its goal is to address the practical issues that affect our country and our lives. These issues include "a broadly prosperous economy, better opportunities for our kids, retirement security and high-quality, affordable health care."[3]

2014 elections

Crossroads GPS has yet to spend any money in support or opposition of candidates in the 2014 elections.[4]

Crossroads GPS reported raising $1.45 million in the first two quarters of 2013.[5]

2012 elections

According to the Sunlight Foundation, Crossroads GPS spent $70,586,641 on the 2012 elections. Of those funds, 14.43 percent achieved the desired result, based on Sunlight Foundation analysis.[6] Open Secrets also analyzed the success of 2012 general election cycle spending:[7]

The success rate of Crossroads GPS 2012 spending.

Endorsed candidates

Crossroads GPS endorsed the following candidates in the 2012 elections:[8]

Targeted candidates

Crossroads GPS opposed the following candidates in 2012:[8]


In the 2012 elections Crossroads GPS spent a grand total of $70,968,744: $62,848,045 against Democrats and $7,094,271 for Republicans. [8]

Top 10 largest Crossroads GPS expenditures in 2012[8]
Candidate Party State Office Total For Against Desired Result
Barack Obama Democratic Party N/A President $15,344,470 $0 $15,344,470
Tim Kaine Democratic Party VA Senate $10,559,237 $0 $10,559,237
Mitt Romney Republican Party N/A President $6,801,810 $6,801,810 $0
Shelley Berkley Democratic Party NV Senate $6,653,542 $0 $6,653,542
Sherrod Brown Democratic Party OH Senate $6,363,705 $0 $6,363,705
Tammy Baldwin Democratic Party WI Senate $4,717,099 $0 $4,717,099
Joe Donnelly Democratic Party IN Senate $3,327,335 $0 $3,327,335
Jon Tester Democratic Party MT Senate $3,200,061 $0 $3,200,061
Heidi Heitkamp Democratic Party ND Senate $1,760,691 $0 $1,760,691
Steven Horsford Democratic Party NV House $1,487,308 $0 $1,487,308

Campaign ads

Crossroads GPS: Stopwatch

Crossroads GPS: "Basketball"

Crossroads GPS: "Tried"

Crossroads GPS: "2 Presidents"

Crossroads GPS: Shovel Ready

Crossroads GPS: "Foundation" MA

Crossroads GPS: "Thread"

Crossroads GPS: "Champion" Massachusetts

Crossroads GPS: 'The System'


As a 501(c) organization, Crossroads GPS is not required to disclose its donors to the Federal Election Commission.

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