Articles by Kurtzleben, Danielle
Ohio's Schmidt scores big in the Marine Corps Marathon and her reelection bid.
Independent expenditures were nearly 60 percent higher than the 2006 midterms.
It might seem like a lot of money but it pales in comparison to the federal budget.
During Election Week, voters looked for information on key issues.
Per capita, voters in these states received the most attention from PACs and other groups.
The Republican Senate committee comes in second.
While many top super PACs favor Democrats, Karl Rove's group has outspent them all.
Groups flush with coin and agendas are flooding voters with a plethora of ads.
Shifts focus from big expenditures to bus tour.
Healthcare, gun control measure round out top three.