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Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2006

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Elections for the office of Pennsylvania's House of Representatives consisted of a primary election date on May 16, 2006 and a general election on November 7, 2006. All 203 seats were up for election.

Campaign contributions

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state house in Pennsylvania in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign spending in state house races, including spending in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[1]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2012 410 $33,351,949
2010 444 $36,502,678
2008 403 $45,787,518
2006 531 $50,730,125
2004 391 $32,641,151
2002 420 $29,793,903
2000 395 $24,838,142

During the 2006 election, the total contributions to the 531 House candidates was $50,730,125. The top 10 contributors were:[2]