Ad spending in 2014 elections poised to break $1 billion: Figure 1 Senate data

October 14, 2014
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Figure 1: Advertising Balance in U.S. Senate Races (Sept 26-October 9)

Media MarketPro-Dem Ad AiringsPro-GOP Ad AiringsGOP Ad Advantage
Figures are from September 26, 2014, to October 9, 2014. Numbers include broadcast television.
*Numbers for independent candidate, Greg Orman, are reported in the Democratic columns.
CITE SOURCE OF DATA AS: Kantar Media/CMAG with analysis by the Wesleyan Media Project.
ALBANY, GA362197-165
ALBUQUERQUE869673-196
ALEXANDRIA310240-70
AMARILLO1290-129
ANCHORAGE1,6801,626-54
ATLANTA1,273521-752
AUGUSTA518412-106
BANGOR376502126
BATON ROUGE935552-383
BEND22529-196
BILLINGS0309309
BILOXI01919
BLUEFIELD-BECKLEY132320188
BOSTON824521-303
BOWLING GREEN293421128
BUTTE05858
CEDAR RAPIDS1,8081,646-162
CHAMPAIGN21114-197
CHARLESTON, SC02424
CHARLESTON, WV7261,302576
CHARLOTTE2,0471,705-342
CHARLOTTESVILLE14270-72
CHATTANOOGA05252
CHICAGO49874-424
CINCINNATI812804-8
CLARKSBURG184508324
COLORADO SPRINGS1,6501,343-307
COLUMBIA, SC04343
COLUMBUS, GA538350-188
COLUMBUS/TUPELO03333
DAVENPORT9741,246272
DENVER2,8952,475-420
DES MOINES1,7381,81274
DETROIT1,010581-429
DOTHAN022
DULUTH31776-241
EL PASO3650-365
EUGENE616385-231
EVANSVILLE624777153
FAIRBANKS807523-284
FARGO15276-76
FLINT666367-299
FORT SMITH1,2261,27549
GRAND JUNCTION277764487
GRAND RAPIDS9241,00076
GREAT FALLS0131131
GREENSBORO1,5421,512-30
GREENVILLE, NC7633-5
GREENVILLE, SC86596398
HARRISONBURG8473-11
HELENA07070
JACKSON, MS03333
JONESBORO748511
JUNEAU1,030774-256
KANSAS CITY*436580144
KNOXVILLE5411864
LAFAYETTE, LA643543-100
LAKE CHARLES292121-171
LANSING493373-120
LEXINGTON1,0871,529442
LINCOLN06464
LITTLE ROCK1,2751,654379
LOUISVILLE1,316130
MACON494319-175
MANKATO8445-39
MARQUETTE397738
MEDFORD-KLAMATH FALLS39147-344
MEMPHIS4453-2
MINNEAPOLIS628135-493
MISSOULA0315315
MONROE794556-238
MYRTLE BEACH01414
NASHVILLE609434
NEW ORLEANS1,045693-352
NORFOLK634463-171
NORTH PLATTE05353
OKLAHOMA CITY0219219
OMAHA399536137
OTTUMWA2812887
PADUCAH541537-4
PANAMA CITY011
PARKERSBURG0152152
PEORIA2030-203
PHILADELPHIA2770-277
PORTLAND, ME531779248
PORTLAND, OR856569-287
PRESQUE ISLE42117
PROVIDENCE4500-450
QUINCY4912071
RALEIGH1,6291,499-130
RAPID CITY1,023308-715
RICHMOND4664715
ROANOKE742325-417
ROCHESTER, MN748248-500
ROCKFORD01919
SALISBURY760-76
SAVANNAH534438-96
SHERMAN0182182
SHREVEPORT1,043794-249
SIOUX CITY8701,254384
SIOUX FALLS1,413269-1,144
SPRINGFIELD, MO19628488
SYRACUSE011
TOPEKA*476436-40
TRAVERSE CITY314496182
TRI-CITIES364162-202
TULSA0244244
WASHINGTON DC650649-1
WEST PALM BEACH011
WHEELING-STEUBEN99414315
WICHITA*84291472
WILMINGTON70674640