Contributions by State

Contributions totaled by contributor's state, including states, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories

Rank State
Contributions ($)
% of Total
1 DC                 146,807,711 21.05%
2 VA                   63,199,846 9.06%
3 CA                   58,737,935 8.42%
4 NY                   43,591,214 6.25%
5 TX                   41,155,680 5.90%
6 IL                   34,249,350 4.91%
7 FL                   33,254,038 4.77%
8 PA                   22,684,581 3.25%
9 NJ                   19,422,076 2.79%
10 MD                   18,757,019 2.69%
11 OH                   18,604,993 2.67%
12 GA                   15,235,455 2.18%
13 NC                   12,632,813 1.81%
14 MI                   11,827,184 1.70%
15 MA                   11,126,994 1.60%
16 MO                   10,429,148 1.50%
17 CT                    9,782,315 1.40%
18 MN                    9,600,741 1.38%
19 WA                    9,537,980 1.37%
20 AZ                    8,973,563 1.29%
21 CO                    8,833,020 1.27%
22 TN                    7,344,051 1.05%
23 NV                    6,631,378 0.95%
24 IN                    6,382,843 0.92%
25 KY                    5,931,152 0.85%
26 AL                    5,794,029 0.83%
27 LA                    5,221,915 0.75%
28 NM                    4,563,498 0.65%
29 OK                    4,489,878 0.64%
30 AR                    4,245,438 0.61%
31 SC                    3,961,324 0.57%
32 WI                    3,889,047 0.56%
33 KS                    3,777,909 0.54%
34 OR                    3,270,169 0.47%
35 IA                    2,914,868 0.42%
36 WV                    2,464,424 0.35%
37 NE                    2,358,516 0.34%
38 DE                    1,915,329 0.27%
39 HI                    1,814,828 0.26%
40 NH                    1,567,367 0.22%
41 ME                    1,410,611 0.20%
42 RI                    1,385,044 0.20%
43 UT                    1,363,199 0.20%
44 VT                    1,103,825 0.16%
45 MS                    1,047,727 0.15%
46 SD                       757,262 0.11%
47 ID                       716,404 0.10%
48 MT                       601,685 0.09%
49 ND                       505,544 0.07%
50 AK                       463,181 0.07%
51 PR                       424,296 0.06%
52 WY                       414,036 0.06%
53 VI                       170,515 0.02%
54 AS                           2,451 0.00%
55 GU                           1,950 0.00%

Note: The total of contributions for all states, $697,349,349, is less than the total of all contributions in this study, $700,176,843, because the address information provided for some contributions did not include a state.

Data in this table may be freely used for any purpose provided credit is given to MAPLight.org. Data source: MAPLight.org analysis of contribution data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Includes all contributions from Jan. 2005 through Dec. 2007, excluding individual contributions of less than $200 and contributions from political parties, other candidates and leadership PACs. For more details and methodology: http://www.maplight.org/remotecontrol08