ELEC: biggest legislative district spending levels are in Sweeney’s LD3

LD 3 is where the money is, according to this morning’s report by the Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).

That’s the home base of state Senate President Steve Sweeney’s (D-3).

LD 3 is followed by LD 38 in Bergen County and LD 14 in Mercer and Middlesex.

The following is ELEC’s breakdown of the top ten districts in the state where the most money is being spent:

District Raised Spent

LD3 $3,681,775 $3,140,854

LD38 $3,040,339 $2,783,847

LD14 $2,656,583 $2,479,159

LD2 $2,581,122 $2,222,765

LD1 $2,177,812 $1,995,198

LD18 $2,083,582 $1,892,657

LD21 $2,083,186 $1,714,423

LD7 $1,885,445 $1,352,311

LD36 $1,508,680 $960,655

LD27 $1,688,679 $817,107

Total Top Ten $23,387,203 $19,358,975

All Districts $37,162,760 $26,468,457

Percent 63% 73%

ELEC: biggest legislative district spending levels are in Sweeney’s LD3