Matt Huffman spent more than any other Republican State Senate candidate or officeholder in Ohio

Ohio Republican State Senate candidates and officeholders have spent $4.9 million during the 2022 election cycle. Among state senators and candidates, Matt Huffman has spent more than any other Republican.

Huffman is the representative for Ohio State Senate District 12 and is not running for re-election in 2022. Huffman raised $1.2 million and spent $865,382 between Jan. 1, 2021, and June 30, 2022. According to Ohio Secretary of State reports, Huffman spent the most money with the following individual payees and PACs.

Matt Huffman’s Top 10 Payees, (1/1/2021 – 6/30/2022)

Of the $865,382 in reported expenditures, $830,820 went to these 10 payees:

Total Expenditures Name Type
$770,000 Republican Senate Campaign Committee ENTITY
$15,671 Shawnee Country Club ENTITY
$13,704 Allen Landis Campaign ENTITY
$10,597 Winterset CPA Group Inc ENTITY
$6,296 Ohca PAC ENTITY
$3,707 Athletic Club of Columbus ENTITY
$3,154 Old City Prime ENTITY
$2,621 Kerschner Consulting Ltd ENTITY
$2,537 Queen City Club ENTITY
$2,533 Anedot ENTITY

The data above are based on campaign finance reports that active Ohio PACs submitted to the Ohio Secretary of State. Political expenditures that are not controlled by candidates or their campaigns, known as satellite spending, are not included in candidate totals. Federal PACs are not required to report to state agencies. Transparency USA publishes campaign finance data following major reporting deadlines. State or federal law may require filers to submit additional reports.

See updates to Matt Huffman’s campaign finance data after the next reports are available.

Report Name Report Due Date
2021 Annual 1/31/2022
2022 Pre-Primary 4/21/2022
2022 Post-Primary 6/10/2022
2022 Semiannual 7/29/2022
2022 Pre-General 10/27/2022
2022 Post-General 12/16/2022

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