U.S. Senate 2006: New Jersey’s export dollars

New Jersey exported almost twice as many dollars to Republican U.S. Senators than they did to the Democrats who unseated them in six states, according to reports filed with the Federal Election Commission. Republican Senators in Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Virginia raised $815,295 from New Jersey, while the Democratic Senators-elect brought in $430,392 in Garden State dollars. Missouri: James Talent, $63,900; Claire McCasskill, $21,900 Montana: Conrad Burns, $102,375; Jon Tester, $16,850 Ohio: Mike DeWine, $96,250; Sherrod Brown, $29,700 Pennsylvania: Rick Santorum, $396,525; Robert Casey, $238,242 Rhode Island: Lincoln Chafee, $21,450; Sheldon Whitehouse, $91,100 Virginia: George Allen, $134,795; James Webb, $32,600

U.S. Senate 2006: New Jersey’s export dollars