Total Expenditures By Publicity-Financed Gubernatorial Candidates
 
  Total Expenditures by Publicity-Financed Gubernatorial Candidates  
 
Year Primary General
2009 $10,135,020.00   $17,437,334.00  
2005 $9,361,384.44   $95,053.86  
2001 $18,305,620.00*   $18,072,079.00  
1997 $11,358,114.00   $15,795,628.00  
1993 $9,967,455.00   $12,901,061.00  
1989 $15,007,233.00   $10,942,810.00  
1985 $6,224,290.00   $4,235,184.00  
1981 $11,541,271.00   $4,741,697.00  
1977 N/A   $3,309,365.00  
Total $81,765,367.44   $70,092,877.86  

* This total amount of expenditures reflects the change in the 2001 primary election date from June 5, 2001 to June 26, 2001 and the subsequent adjusted expenditure limit per candidate.