Gwen Graham, still pulling in big bucks, passes $2-million
It's not yet clear whether U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Tallahassee, will run for reelection, since redistricting has turned her district solidly Republican. But even amid the uncertainty she continues to be a formidable money-raiser, pulling in $437,000 in the fial three months of 2015. All told she raised more than $2-million last year and has $1.7-million on hand, she said.
"I'm incredibly thankful for all the support we've received," Rep. Graham said. "Our supporters know we're building more than a campaign — we're building a movement of people who believe we can accomplish real change when we work together."
The campaign received more than 16,000 donations from over 8,000 donors. Of those contributions, more than 13,000 were donated online, The average contribution was $16.52.
"As I begin my second year of service, I'm committed to continue providing the best constituent services and fighting to bring the North Florida Way to Congress," Rep. Graham said. "I’m proud of the success we’ve had so far, and I know, together, we can accomplish even more."