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Yesterday, we brought you our quarterly House fundraising roundup, in which we gathered up fundraising numbers for some 370-odd candidates in all the key congressional races around the country. Today we're crunching some of those numbers to take a look at which challengers outraised incumbents, and which have more cash-on-hand than the members of Congress they're trying to unseat. First up, the challengers who beat their opponents in the second quarter of the year (all numbers in thousands). You can click column headers to sort:

CD Challenger Party Raised Incumbent Party Raised
CA-07 Ami Bera (D) $486 Dan Lungren (R) $401
CA-09 Ricky Gill (R) $475 Jerry McNerney (D) $317
CA-15 Eric Swalwell (D) $171 Pete Stark (D) $130
CA-33 Bill Bloomfield (I) $1,299 Henry Waxman (D) $180
CO-07 Joseph Coors (R) $787 Ed Perlmutter (D) $505
FL-10 Val Demings (D) $291 Daniel Webster (R) $199
FL-13 Jessica Ehrlich (D) $86 Bill Young (R) $75
FL-16 Keith Fitzgerald (D) $381 Vern Buchanan (R) $261
FL-24 Rudy Moise (D) $104 Frederica Wilson (D) $103
FL-26 Joe Garcia (D) $250 David Rivera (R) $93
FL-26 Gloria Romero Roses (D) $99 David Rivera (R) $93
IL-08 Tammy Duckworth (D) $889 Joe Walsh (R) $318
IL-11 Bill Foster (D) $475 Judy Biggert (R) $458
IL-17 Cheri Bustos (D) $479 Bobby Schilling (R) $345
IN-08 Dave Crooks (D) $220 Larry Bucshon (R) $209
MA-06 Richard Tisei (R) $544 John Tierney (D) $409
MD-06 John Delaney (D) $452 Roscoe Bartlett (R) $372
NH-02 Annie Kuster (D) $484 Charlie Bass (R) $257
NJ-03 Shelley Adler (D) $322 Jon Runyan (R) $300
NJ-07 Upendra Chivukula (D) $440 Leonard Lance (R) $266
OR-04 Art Robinson (R) $240 Peter DeFazio (D) $237

As you can see, the list of high-performing challengers is mostly populated by Democrats, but that makes sense, since there are more vulnerable Republicans up for re-election this year than the reverse. Next up is the even more elite crew of challengers who have banked more cash than the incumbents they're facing ("CoH" = cash-on-hand):

CD Challenger Party CoH Incumbent Party CoH
CA-03 Kim Dolbow Vann (R) $223 John Garamendi (D) $216
CA-07 Ami Bera (D) $1,439 Dan Lungren (R) $1,157
FL-10 Val Demings (D) $587 Daniel Webster (R) $538
FL-24 Rudy Moise (D) $162 Frederica Wilson (D) $156
HI-01 Charles Djou (R) $502 Colleen Hanabusa (D) $499
IL-08 Tammy Duckworth (D) $788 Joe Walsh (R) $723
IN-08 Dave Crooks (D) $530 Larry Bucshon (R) $387
MA-06 Richard Tisei (R) $802 John Tierney (D) $693
MI-01 Gary McDowell (D) $687 Dan Benishek (R) $614
MI-03 Steve Pestka (D) $659 Justin Amash (R) $419
NH-02 Annie Kuster (D) $1,293 Charlie Bass (R) $913
NJ-07 Upendra Chivukula (D) $434 Leonard Lance (R) $385
NY-24 Dan Maffei (D) $880 Ann Marie Buerkle (R) $765
PA-12 Keith Rothfus (R) $645 Mark Critz (D) $428

Finally, we've conducted similar analyses for the nine remaining incumbent-vs.-incumbent matchups, seven of which are primaries and two of which are general-election fights between one Democrat and one Republican. Head below the fold for our charts.

Here's 2Q fundraising:

CD Incumbent Party Raised Incumbent Party Raised
AZ-06 Ben Quayle (R) $522 David Schweikert (R) $273
CA-30 Howard Berman (D) $500 Brad Sherman (D) $309
CA-44 Janice Hahn (D) $159 Laura Richardson (D) $84
FL-07 John Mica (R) $400 Sandy Adams (R) $129
IA-03 Tom Latham (R) $487 Leonard Boswell (D) $298
LA-03 Charles Boustany (R) $727 Jeff Landry (R) $289
MI-14 Gary Peters (D) $315 Hansen Clarke (D) $69
MO-01 Lacy Clay (D) $198 Russ Carnahan (D) $187
OH-16 Jim Renacci (R) $498 Betty Sutton (D) $293

And here's cash:

CD Incumbent Party CoH Incumbent Party CoH
AZ-06 Ben Quayle (R) $1,126 David Schweikert (R) $857
CA-30 Brad Sherman (D) $3,009 Howard Berman (D) $447
CA-44 Laura Richardson (D) $78 Janice Hahn (D) $27
FL-07 John Mica (R) $1,326 Sandy Adams (R) $500
IA-03 Tom Latham (R) $2,146 Leonard Boswell (D) $472
LA-03 Charles Boustany (R) $1,914 Jeff Landry (R) $976
MI-14 Gary Peters (D) $813 Hansen Clarke (D) $381
MO-01 Lacy Clay (D) $420 Russ Carnahan (D) $366
OH-16 Jim Renacci (R) $1,549 Betty Sutton (D) $904

Originally posted to Daily Kos Elections on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:00 AM PDT.

Also republished by Daily Kos.

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Comment Preferences

  •  Just what I have been looking for (2+ / 0-)
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    Cedwyn, Nulwee

    Thank you!

  •  What's going on with Waxman? (3+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    gabjoh, Nulwee, SoCalLiberal

    And I'm beginning to get seriously concerned about Tierney.

    One should no more deplore homosexuality than left-handedness. ~Towards a Quaker View of Sex, 1964 (Proud left-handed queer here!) SSP: wmlawman

    by AUBoy2007 on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:18:29 AM PDT

    •  Too lazy to link on my phone (5+ / 0-)

      Bloomfield is a self-funding real estate CEO.  Waxman led him by like 20 points in round one of the primary (45/24 or so).

      26, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-14 (formerly PA-02/NY-12).

      by Xenocrypt on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:25:46 AM PDT

      [ Parent ]

    •  He's also an ex-Republican (4+ / 0-)
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      gabjoh, ArkDem14, Nulwee, stevenaxelrod

      "No Labels" founder who addressed a local Republican meeting right after Craig Huey.  I'll try to come back and link later.

      26, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-14 (formerly PA-02/NY-12).

      by Xenocrypt on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:28:18 AM PDT

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      •  Continuing my belated linking (2+ / 0-)
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        Nulwee, SoCalLiberal

        Here's Bloomfield at the Republican meeting:

        He has an impressive resume, not just in leading and prospering private enterprising in the region, but also in establishing and running civil organizations to end lawsuit abuse and improve our public schools. He assisted Senator John McCain during his abortive early months leading up to the 2008 campaign, when the Arizona senator pulled off an astonishing upset and took the GOP Presidential nomination.

        He admitted that he has worked with Republicans and Democrats on a number of issues, including school reform, electoral reform to increase the power of the voter at the expense of career politicians, and curbing the power of special interests, a hegemony which is throttling recovery in Washington D.C. A founder of the "No Labels" group, Bloomfield has refused to sign any pledges. He is open to working with both sides in Congress in order to get much needed fiscal sanity back into our government. He has not yet indicated which speaker he would vote for if elected to Congress.

        [...]

        Bloomfield wants to end this country's addiction to foreign oil, and end the financial benefits to petrol cartels which also threaten the United States national security.

        He wants to reform healthcare, signaling that he is willing to vote for the repeal of ObamaCare while negotiating for the more favorable elements of the bill, including coverage for individuals with preexisting conditions.

        Waxman's district has gotten about six points redder.  It's now a mere (?) 64% Obama, and Waxman is only keeping about half of his current constituents.  This area will overlap with a number of interesting races, including AD-66 (where Craig Huey might do well in a swingy Assembly district) and a little of SD-27, where Fran Pavley faces Todd Zink.

        26, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-14 (formerly PA-02/NY-12).

        by Xenocrypt on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 10:06:11 AM PDT

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      •  He's basically full of shit (0+ / 0-)

        And running a highly cynical campaign to voters.  

        He's a Republican but he's pretending not to be and instead is claiming to be "Independent" in order to win votes of low information voters who otherwise wouldn't vote for him.  

        Check out my new blog: http://socalliberal.wordpress.com/

        by SoCalLiberal on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:52:25 PM PDT

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  •  Who the heck is Rudy Moise? (2+ / 0-)
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    CF of Aus, Nulwee

    A rich guy with a pretty curious story (he also ran against Wilson in the 2010 open seat primary).  Haitian immigrant.  Just read a profile of him in the Miami New Times from 2010.  He's a doctor, lawyer, MBA, model, and "would-be movie star".  

    26, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-14 (formerly PA-02/NY-12).

    by Xenocrypt on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:20:12 AM PDT

    •  And he's been endorsed by (3+ / 0-)
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      ArkDem14, bumiputera, Nulwee

      "Friend and former co-star Vivica Fox".

      26, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-14 (formerly PA-02/NY-12).

      by Xenocrypt on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:21:56 AM PDT

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    •  Alright (1+ / 0-)
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      Nulwee

      Here's Rudy's profile:

      The crowd stirs as an artist unveils a handsome bronze statue of six weary soldiers. It's a memorial to the Haitian troops who died in the battle for American independence.

      One soldier's face, carefully crafted in cast metal, is the unmistakable chiseled likeness of Dr. Rudy Moise, the wealthy Miami physician, lawyer, would-be movie star, and now candidate for U.S. Congress who paid $120,000 to commission the monument.

      Jaws drop.

      [...]

      Moise has the kind of compelling life story that makes campaign managers drool. Born in 1954 in Port-au-Prince, he grew up in the tenuous middle class. His mother, Josette, taught school, and his father, Ossini, worked as a bookkeeper. In the 1960s, Moise's parents immigrated to Chicago with his two sisters, leaving Rudy and a brother to finish Catholic high school on the island.

      After graduation, the 17-year-old Moise joined his parents in Chicago. He was an eager student, and after one year in an American school, he had learned English and scored well enough on exams to get into the University of Illinois-Chicago, where he received his undergraduate degree before earning his DO at Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine.

      [...]

      Soon after opening his [osteopathic] practice, he enrolled at the University of Miami and earned an MBA. Then he studied law at UM and passed the state bar exam. For good measure, he enlisted in the Air Force Reserve, recently rising to the rank of colonel and the position of flight surgeon.

      His overachieving didn't stop there. He also worked as the on-call surgeon for Miami Vice, modeled for Ebony magazine, ran the University of Miami Alumni Association, and served on scores of boards. And he has used his profits to invest in a staggering array of businesses — 21 in all, according to state records — including an ambulance company, several diagnostic centers, and a movie production firm. "I have more life experience than anyone else in this race," he says.

      26, Dem, Dude seeing a dude, CT-04(originally), PA-02/NY-14 (formerly PA-02/NY-12).

      by Xenocrypt on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 09:55:32 AM PDT

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  •  Sherman (3+ / 0-)
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    ArkDem14, Nulwee, SoCalLiberal

    is in fantastic shape financially. I hope he wins, Berman really turned me off with fishing for GOP endorsements.

    Registered in NY-02, College CT-01, Spent most of the rest of my life on the border of NY-08 and NY-15

    by R30A on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:46:46 AM PDT

  •  Glad to see Dave Crooks raising some money (5+ / 0-)

    It's a pretty cheap district, and Larry Bucshon has been, at very best, a lackluster Congressman that no one really seems to like.  Even the 'baggers are disappointed in him.

    There are a lot of conservative Democrats in the district, especially in Terre Haute and Evansville, for Crooks to appeal to.  Yes, it still is a tough district in a Presidential year, but the time to upset an incumbent is before they get entrenched.

  •  NJ-03: Shelley's 2nd quarter of outraising Runyan (8+ / 0-)

    I hope to find a way to work for her campaign this fall as I'm now registered to vote there.

    Hail to the king, baby.

    by KingofSpades on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:54:37 AM PDT

  •  National Journal House Race Rankings (2+ / 0-)
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    jj32, Nulwee

    No big surprises. They do illustrate what an uphill climb Dems will have this year.

    http://nationaljournal.com/...

  •  CA-09: Should we worry about McNerney? (1+ / 0-)
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    Nulwee

    He still has a COH lead, but it's very slim. This district got a little more Dem right? Any concerns here?

    •  No, I doubt it. (4+ / 0-)
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      jj32, ArkDem14, Nulwee, stevenaxelrod

      Gill is Ilya Sheyman, but with slightly less political experience, and in a district that leans against him.

      The 9th gained Antioch and all of Stockton in redistricting and lost its strip containing the only red parts of the Bay Area.  Stockton has a large Latino bloc.

      Hail to the king, baby.

      by KingofSpades on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 08:22:49 AM PDT

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      •  Gill is also, what, 24 years old? (3+ / 0-)

        From a rich family, well-connected in the state's Republican circles, which is helping milk a lot of fundraising connections. It's not like McNerney has not run tough uphill campaigns before, and he did, albeit narrowly, manage to get reelected in a significantly more Republican district in 2010 and isn't napping against Gill. So I'm not worried.

        "Once, many, many years ago I thought I was wrong. Of course it turned out I had been right all along. But I was wrong to have thought I was wrong." -John Foster Dulles. My Political Compass Score: -4.00, -3.69, Proud member of DKE

        by ArkDem14 on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 08:53:06 AM PDT

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    •  the district's moving the wrong way for gill (3+ / 0-)
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      jj32, stevenaxelrod, bumiputera

      mcnerney's win will be close, but he'll win.

  •  but GOP kicks ass in free RW radio advertising (2+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    Nulwee, bear83

    and a lot of it on the same megastations being endorsed by  our universities and their sports programs- football mostly in the fall

    This is a list of 76 universities for Rush Limbaugh that endorse global warming denial, racism, sexism, and partisan lying by broadcasting sports on Limbaugh radio stations.

    by certainot on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 06:41:49 PM PDT

  •  CA-03 We need to show Garamendi some love. nt (4+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    RLMiller, Nulwee, stevenaxelrod, dzog

    if a habitat is flooded, the improvement for target fishes increases by an infinite percentage...because a habitat suitability index that is even a tiny fraction of 1 is still infinitely higher than zero, which is the suitability of dry land to fishes.

    by mrsgoo on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 06:47:08 PM PDT

  •  CA-33 (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    Nulwee

    Over a million to a guy who is pretty much guaranteed to lose?

    Do I smell self-funding?

    Or is this one of the redistricting things?

    •  I don't know (1+ / 0-)
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      plf515

      This guy is a Republican and he is running as a Republican to Republican voters but running as an "Independent" who hates all the parties to all the other voters in the District.  

      CA-33 is more conservative than the old CA-30 but it's still fairly Democratic.  

      Check out my new blog: http://socalliberal.wordpress.com/

      by SoCalLiberal on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 08:08:44 PM PDT

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  •  NJ 7 looks interesting. (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    Nulwee

    What's going on there?  I know Lance is still relatively new, but I thought he was safer than his opponent's money indicates.

    Has there been any polling in that district?

  •  tru aht ! (1+ / 0-)
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    Nulwee

    un ahteest you iz !!

    Addington's Perpwalk: TRAILHEAD of Accountability for Bush-2 Crimes.
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    by greenbird on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:05:13 PM PDT

  •  IN-09: Dem Dave Crooks (0+ / 0-)

    I'm glad to see him doing so well.  Baron Hill, former Dem rep from IN-09 has been sending fundraising emails for him.  And he's a DCCC red to blue candidate which helps.  Just glad to see Democrats doing well.

    Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world.~ Howard Zinn

    by ParkRanger on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 07:22:41 PM PDT

  •  CO -7 Incumb Dem Ed Perlmutter vs Joe Coors (0+ / 0-)

    We do not want to lose Ed. Joe's raised about 35% more than Ed ($218 his own). I suspect he could find more somewhere - Cayman Islands... The Super Pacs will surely spend a little to get a Coors in Congress. Coor's would probably surpass Issa as wealthiest Congressman.

    He's been running on having "real-world business experience". Granted, Coors is still brewed here. As of 6/26, he had spent over $300,000 at the three Denver major TV stations checked.

    The district lines have changed the area some, which gives Coors name advantage. Hoping his age (70) and wealth turn off a lot of voters.

    Do consider Ed for any random Lincoln's, Hamilton's, Jackson's, Grant's, etc you might have on hand :)

    "People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed; never throw out anyone. " Audrey Hepburn "A Beautiful Woman"

    by Ginny in CO on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 08:05:26 PM PDT

    •  Haven't Coors' ads been silly? (1+ / 0-)
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      Ginny in CO

      Anyway, I think Perlmutter has the edge.  This district moved a little to the right, but he won strong against Ryan Frazier, whom the CO GOP talked up to no end.  Also, Ed has great constituent outreach from what I've heard.

      Hail to the king, baby.

      by KingofSpades on Fri Jul 20, 2012 at 03:05:43 AM PDT

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      •  "I'm not beer" ? Very heavily lamponed (0+ / 0-)

        in Westword. Ed does have good support in his district due to his responsiveness and outreach. Still does Government in the Grocery meet ups.

        The redistricting puts him in some areas that will know Coors name much better than Ed's.  And Coors money, local respect...  I haven't seen much polling yet and that's OK. Just wish I had more time right now to be active.

        Job hunting is more than a full time job...

        "People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed; never throw out anyone. " Audrey Hepburn "A Beautiful Woman"

        by Ginny in CO on Fri Jul 20, 2012 at 07:58:22 PM PDT

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  •  Impressed that Fitzgerald outraised Buchanan. (1+ / 0-)
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    bumiputera

    Hail to the king, baby.

    by KingofSpades on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 11:42:15 PM PDT

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