adidas water shoes How much have Staten Island’s congressional campaigns raised
The deadline for filing congressional campaign donations with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) was Jan. 31, 2018 for the upcoming November race.
How much did the three top candidates raise?
Rep. Daniel Donovan (R Staten Island/Brooklyn) raised $379,410 in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to campaign spokeswoman Jessica Proud and FEC filings.
“I’m enormously gratified by the support we’ve received in our campaign. It’s the five or ten dollars from everyday New Yorkers that are the most meaningful to me, because those are the people who I am fighting for in Washington,” Donovan said about the donations.
“They believe in our mission and are a part of the team that will lead us to victory in November,” he said.
However, he out raised the incumbent in individual donations in the 11th Congressional District.
Grimm’s in district donations were $91,
620 compared to Donovan’s $75,375 a difference of $16,245.
“I am incredibly grateful to have such loyal supporters. Together, we outraised a sitting congressman here at home, and it’s not even close,” Grimm said.
Democratic congressional hopeful Max Rose raised $333,000 according to campaign spokesman Kevin Elkins.
“I’m immensely proud of the support our campaign has received since we launched back in August, especially since we have not taken a dime in corporate PAC money,
” said Rose.