Politics

Wednesday Fundraising Roundup

Fundraising may not exactly be en vogue during the government shutdown, but releasing and filing last quarter's numbers is.

Here is the latest in House and Senate third-quarter fundraising:

Senate:

  • #GASEN: Republican businessman David Perdue invested $1 million in his Senate campaign. He will report $1.8 million raised and $1.3 million in cash on hand.
  • #MNSEN: Republican finance executive Mike McFadden, challenger to Sen. Al Franken, will report $700,000 raised and $1.2 million in cash on hand.
  • #IASEN: Republican Joni Ernst raised $252,000, according to The Des Moines Register.
House:

  • #NV03: Democratic National Committeewoman Erin Bilbray raised $253,000 and will report $185,000 in the bank.
  • #NC07: Democratic Rep. Mike McIntyre raised $189,000 and reported $524,000 in cash on hand.
  • #NE02: Republican Rep. Lee Terry raised $389,000 and will report $558,000 in cash on hand.
Emily Cahn and Kyle Trygstad contributed to this report.