POSTED: 12:38 p.m. HST, Dec 07, 2012
U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa spent nearly $1.2 million in her successful re-election campaign in November against former congressman Charles Djou, or about $10.29 a vote.
Djou spent more than $977,100, or about $10.09 a vote, according to federal campaign-finance reports.
Hanabusa, D-Hawaii, raised more than $1.2 million for her campaign. Djou, a Republican, brought in more than $695,600 and carried over money from previous campaigns.
Hanabusa defeated Djou 53 percent to 44 percent in their rematch in urban Honolulu's 1st Congressional District.