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''Open Secrets'' analyzed the success of 2012 general election cycle spending:<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/detail.php?cmte=C00484287&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'', "NEA Advocacy Fund PAC," accessed July 16, 2013]</ref>
 
''Open Secrets'' analyzed the success of 2012 general election cycle spending:<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/detail.php?cmte=C00484287&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'', "NEA Advocacy Fund PAC," accessed July 16, 2013]</ref>
[[File:AFL CIO Workers' Voice PAC 2012.jpg|center|375px|thumb|The success rate of AFL-CIO Workers' Voice PAC's 2012 spending.]] in the 2012 general election. Of those funds, 76.02 percent achieved the desired result, based on ''Sunlight Foundation'' analysis.<ref>[http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/2012/return_on_investment/ ''Sunlight Foundation'' "Outside spenders' return on investment," November 14, 2012]</ref>
 
''Open Secrets'' also analyzed the success of 2012 general election cycle spending:<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/outsidespending/detail.php?cmte=C00484287&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'', "AFL-CIO Workers' Voices PAC," accessed July 8, 2013]</ref>
 
 
[[File:NEA Advocacy Fund 2012.PNG|center|375px|thumb|The success rate of NEA Advocacy Fund's 2012 spending.]]
 
[[File:NEA Advocacy Fund 2012.PNG|center|375px|thumb|The success rate of NEA Advocacy Fund's 2012 spending.]]
  

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NEA Advocacy Fund
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The NEA Advocacy Fund is a Super PAC. It was launched by the National Education Association in 2010.[1]

The Super PAC has no website, so information on the organization's mission and leadership is limited. Records show that the NEA union is the primary donor to the Super PAC.[2]

2014 elections

No independent expenditures have been made for or against candidates in the 2014 election cycle as of July 16, 2013.[3]

2012 elections

Open Secrets analyzed the success of 2012 general election cycle spending:[4]

The success rate of NEA Advocacy Fund's 2012 spending.

Donors

The only contributor to give more than $200 was the NEA union, which gave 3,479,150 to the Advocacy Fund.[5]

2010 elections

In the 2010 election cycle, the NEA Advocacy Fund spent $4.2 million, all but $1,000 of which was spent opposing Republican candidates.[6]

Targeted candidates

In 2010, the NEA Advocacy Fund spent $4,199,000 opposing Republican candidates.[6]

Candidate Party State Chamber Spending Election Result
Ken Buck Ends.png Republican Colorado United States Senate $1,897,000 Buck lost
Dino Rossi Ends.png Republican Washington United States Senate $1,402,000 Rossi lost
Pat Toomey Ends.png Republican Pennsylvania United States Senate $500,000 Toomey won
Rand Paul Ends.png Republican Kentucky United States Senate $400,000 Paul won

Supported candidates

In 2010, the NEA Advocacy Fund spent $1,000 supporting Senator Patty Murray (D-WA).[6]

External links

References