Open Secrets has interesting data on the major contributors for all Senate and House members. Influence, earmarks and Lobbying. It is fascinating that the GA 6 special election to be held June 20, 2017 is awash in money. The Dems apparently counting on this election to shore up their losing streak. $8 Mil raised opposed to less than half a Mil for the GOP as of the end of March.
“Here’s the place for head-to-head campaign finance comparisons of candidates in every U.S. House and Senate race since the 1999-2000 election cycle. You can explore the relative size of their contributions, the top industries and interest groups supporting them, where the money came from geographically, and much more”.
View our coverage of special elections held in 2017.
Funding of candidate reports.
See how much incumbents, challengers and those gunning for open seats — including in this year’s special elections — have raised so far. Be sure an chose what year for each candidate to get info.
|Georgia District 6||Toss-up||General: 4/18/17
|CANDIDATE||RAISED||SPENT||CASH ON HAND||LAST REPORT|
|T. Jonathan Ossoff (D)||$8,207,309||$6,070,557||$2,136,752||03/29/2017|
|Karen Handel (R)||$467,245||$273,267||$193,978||03/31/2017|