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Blanchard has most cash on hand, Britt the most contributions, and Brooks spent the most

Blanchard has most cash on hand, Britt the most contributions, and Brooks spent the most

July 20, 2021

Four Republicans and one Democrat are for the time being running for U.S. Senate in 2022. The most up-to-date Federal Election Price reports for the 2d quarter, which ended on June 30, tag that Katie Britt leads the complete U.S. Senate candidates in contributions no topic being a unhurried entrant into the saunter.

Katie Britt, a worn Industry Council of Alabama president and CEO, reports having raised $2,231,010 in the 2d quarter although she honest launched her advertising and marketing campaign in June. Britt purchased $2,186,210 severely person contributions and $48,100 in contributions from other committees. Britt reports charges of honest $33,052, leaving her with a money readily on hand balance of $2,197,957. Britt is running in the Republican most principal.

The Trump administration’s worn Ambassador to Slovenia Lynda Blanchard, who's largely self funding her advertising and marketing campaign, continues, nonetheless, to lead in money readily on hand with $5,201,706. Blanchard, who's running as a Republican, spent $404,904 and raised $5,606,610 in the quarter. $5,110,000 of that is maybe a loan that she made to herself. Blanchard’s advertising and marketing campaign easiest raised $496,610 in complete contributions. Blanchard spent $404,904 or over 81.5 percent of what the advertising and marketing campaign raised for the length of the quarter.

Republican Congressman Mo Brooks, R-Alabama, carried out third in money readily on hand with honest $1,711,867. Brooks’ advertising and marketing campaign moreover reports that he's burning money quicker than his competitors, reporting complete disbursements of $523,842. Of that $516,692 of that were advertising and marketing campaign charges, at the side of $25,000 to worn President Donald Trumps Mar-A-Lago resort for catering and tournament web dwelling hosting. $3,150 were contribution refunds. Brooks’ advertising and marketing campaign reported raising $1,097,483 in contributions, most of that from folks. Appropriate $37,100 got here from other committees. The the relaxation of Brooks’ funds were transferred from his congressional advertising and marketing campaign. Brooks is for the time being in his sixth timeframe representing Alabama’s 5th Congressional District.

Prattville businesswoman Jessica Taylor became a unhurried entrant into the saunter and has no new yelp with the FEC. Taylor became a congressional candidate in 2020, failing to invent the Republican most principal runoff in Alabama’s 2nd Congressional District. Outdated shriek Rep. Barry Moore went on to grab that seat.

There is easiest one Democrat campaigning for U.S. Senate and that's worn Brighton Mayor Brandaun LeFred Dean. In a phone dialog with APR, Mayor Dean stated that his advertising and marketing campaign has largely been no longer illustrious by the Democratic donor class and the Democratic Event institution and has no longer been ready to elevate that worthy money so a ways in the saunter.

Incumbent Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Alabama, has launched that he's no longer making an try for a seventh timeframe in the U.S. Senate. Shelby has endorsed Britt, who's his worn chief of staff.

The Republican and Democratic primaries will most likely be held on Might maybe well maybe 24, 2022.

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