Nye raised $1.58 million while Rigell raised $2.75 million in campaign contributions.
Frequency of Voting with Democratic Leadership
According to a July 2010 analysis of 1,357 votes cast from January 1, 2009 to June 16, 2010, Nye has voted with the House Democratic leadership 86.3% of the time. That same analysis reported that he also voted with party leadership 83.7% of the time in 2010.
Washington Post Analysis
A separate analysis from The Washington Post, concluded that he votes 83.9% of the time with a majority of Democrats in the House of Representatives.
- Nye's House website
- "Election aftermath: How the dollars played out," Old Dominion Watchdog, November 3, 2010
- Virginia Public Access Project, federal contributions for election 2010
- A Line of Sight, July 2010
- The Washington Post analysis