Political Ad Sleuth

Find political ad buys by state

This page includes filings from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) website and from volunteers. Not all filings represent ad buys, and the data collected is not complete. Stations don't file on weekends.
Click on a state name to see filings there. Last update: 1:30 p.m., May 27.

Download CSV of all files
STATE Stations All ad filings Non-candidates President Senate US House State Local
Florida
see all stations
78 34273 10484 2461 1206 4014 13735 1789
Pennsylvania
see all stations
42 22931 4773 234 1968 2171 11900 1704
Michigan
see all stations
42 22740 11942 46 2687 2106 4774 324
North Carolina
see all stations
40 18730 9930 962 3092 964 2580 289
Ohio
see all stations
40 18287 4918 1499 1645 922 6763 1885
Texas
see all stations
122 17626 1420 0 731 745 11623 2175
Iowa
see all stations
26 16966 8012 21 2777 2238 3200 185
California
see all stations
100 16675 6468 0 327 3884 2474 1937
Wisconsin
see all stations
36 16562 6274 520 746 1322 7239 79
Georgia
see all stations
36 15764 4778 0 3578 1941 4539 114
Colorado
see all stations
27 15215 5637 1421 3133 1845 1581 117
Illinois
see all stations
36 14011 2989 0 1319 2497 5395 1047
New York
see all stations
49 12636 3348 4 861 1787 4183 1599
Missouri
see all stations
32 12560 4044 6 1905 1678 3804 1000
Virginia
see all stations
30 12372 3866 1098 3331 1112 2664 73
Arkansas
see all stations
21 11536 6389 0 1652 341 2276 64
Arizona
see all stations
27 11015 4866 0 303 2035 2782 126
Hawaii
see all stations
23 10809 4431 0 628 2228 2931 102
Minnesota
see all stations
24 10581 3938 38 2776 2122 1316 60
Oregon
see all stations
26 10548 4425 0 2416 895 1810 514
Nevada
see all stations
17 10162 3476 810 680 970 2126 1856
Massachusetts
see all stations
18 9556 2997 415 1752 1199 2557 406
Louisiana
see all stations
32 8383 3117 0 3239 590 594 600
Kentucky
see all stations
22 7186 2322 48 2142 242 1382 652
Kansas
see all stations
23 6637 2585 0 1256 758 1163 111
South Dakota
see all stations
17 6422 2442 7 2516 91 994 10
Tennessee
see all stations
37 6285 1584 7 1162 909 1347 1052
District of Columbia
see all stations
6 6151 2631 417 604 223 2013 60
Maine
see all stations
10 5880 1251 2 1613 576 1651 19
Alabama
see all stations
36 5616 511 0 16 125 4326 217
Indiana
see all stations
31 5515 1255 1 874 635 2001 568
South Carolina
see all stations
23 5288 1595 207 840 266 2107 65
West Virginia
see all stations
15 5258 1601 0 1275 1027 454 156
North Dakota
see all stations
20 4374 1570 0 671 683 1067 42
Montana
see all stations
19 4226 842 0 1136 1930 55 176
New Mexico
see all stations
21 4096 1008 0 1002 414 1444 155
Washington
see all stations
27 3974 1474 0 188 684 1028 324
Connecticut
see all stations
9 3851 1076 0 669 763 1333 3
Nebraska
see all stations
20 3458 1114 2 307 222 1284 70
New Hampshire
see all stations
5 3406 1447 181 421 743 368 126
Alaska
see all stations
13 3384 1573 0 1234 38 268 166
Maryland
see all stations
10 2676 453 3 290 220 1375 283
Oklahoma
see all stations
24 2141 328 5 274 302 1039 147
Rhode Island
see all stations
4 2097 38 0 103 34 1571 305
Vermont
see all stations
5 1549 595 9 87 286 545 5
Mississippi
see all stations
25 1520 278 0 435 285 33 281
Idaho
see all stations
14 1507 139 0 98 58 1133 18
Utah
see all stations
13 1440 632 1 23 594 76 96
Wyoming
see all stations
13 214 46 0 34 2 41 21
New Jersey
see all stations
11 175 25 0 21 2 85 15
Delaware
see all stations
1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Prior to July 1, 2014, only ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC affiliates in the top 50 TV markets were required to make their files public online. After July 1, 2014, all stations are uploading their files.