For Immediate Release
Contact: Luke Bolar
July 28, 2015
Vitter has $5 million to combined $3.6, not including independent organizations
METAIRIE, LA. – After the second quarter deadline David Vitter leads all candidates with $5 million to a combined $3.6 million for John Bel Edwards, Scott Angelle, and Jay Dardenne.
“We’re thrilled and humbled by the amount of support we’re continuing to receive from all across Louisiana,” Vitter said. “More than 70 percent of our donations are small dollar. Folks are responding to our bold, clear plan to lead.”
Vitter had more than 2,270 individual contributions this quarter, the majority from Louisiana. 70 percent of the donations were at $100 or less.
An organization supporting Vitter’s campaign, The Fund for Louisiana’s Future, reportedly has $4.3 million cash on hand and raised more than $1 million this quarter.