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The Race to Replace Malloy: Q2 Fundraising Numbers Coming In

July 11, 2017 By Staff
The Race to Replace Malloy: Q2 Fundraising Numbers Coming In

Reclaim Connecticut will track the declared and potential gubernatorial candidates for how much they raised in the second quarter of 2017.

Fundraising numbers for the second quarter of 2017 are coming in for Connecticut’s declared and potential gubernatorial candidates.

As of now, at least 15 candidates may run – 10 Republicans and five Democrats.

Below is a list of who has reported fundraising numbers, and who has yet to report. Reclaim Connecticut will update this list as reports come in.

REPUBLICANS

  • State Sen. Toni Boucher (R-Wilton)
    • $15,554 in Q2, overall
    • $14,320.42 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Mayor Mark Boughton (R-Danbury):
    • $70,990 raised in Q2
    • $162,151 raised overall
    • $84,299.68 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • First Selectman Tim Herbst (R-Trumbull):
  • State Sen. Tony Hwang (R-Fairfield)
    • $400.00 raised in Q2
    • $14,718.00 raised overall
    • $1,115.67 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Mayor Mark Lauretti (R-Shelton)
    • $145,090 raised in Q2, overall
    • $101,622.93 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Peter Lumaj
    • $74,425 raised in Q2
    • $281,130 raised overall
    • $125,614.77 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Steve Obsitnik
    • $92,840 raised in Q2
    • $202,655.95 raised overall
    • $109,984.88 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • State Rep. Prasad Srinivasan (R-Glastonbury)
    • $66,367 raised in Q2
    • $205,311.26 raised overall
    • $178,854.19 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Dave Walker
    • $72,156.11 raised in Q2, overall
    • $46,411.74 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Joe Visconti
    • $2,150 raised in Q2, overall
    • $497.20 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017

DEMOCRATS

  • Mayor Dan Drew (D-Middletown)
    • $71,006 raised in Q2
    • $177,133.80 raised overall
    • $26,393.31 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Mayor Joe Ganim (D-Bridgeport)
    • $36,165 raised in Q2, overall
    • $33,085 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Jonathan Harris
    • $88,957 raised in Q2, overall
    • $46,925.05 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Comptroller Kevin Lembo (D-Conn.)
    • $145,021 raised in Q2, overall
    • $78,583.15 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017
  • Chris Mattei
    • $118,344 raised in Q2, overall
    • $54,037.32 cash on hand as of July 1, 2017

COMPARE/CONTRAST

The Republican candidates ranked by cash on hand, as of July 1, 2017:

  • Prasad Srinivasan ($178,854)
  • Peter Lumaj ($125,614)
  • Steve Obsitnik ($109,984)
  • Mark Lauretti ($101,622)
  • Mark Boughton ($84,299)
  • Tim Herbst ($80,909)
  • Dave Walker ($46,411)
  • Toni Boucher ($14,320)
  • Tony Hwang ($1,115)
  • Joe Visconti ($497)

The Democratic candidates ranked by cash on hand, as of July 1, 2017:

  • Kevin Lembo ($78,583)
  • Chris Mattei ($54,037)
  • Jonathan Harris ($46,925)
  • Joe Ganim ($33,085)
  • Dan Drew ($26,393)

Keep up with Reclaim Connecticut for updates, and check out our Q1 report here.