Senate candidates report fundraising numbers

Senate candidates report fundraising numbers

By TODD STACY, Alabama Daily News

Campaign finance reports for the 3rd Quarter were due Tuesday, and the results show incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Doug Jones continuing to build a campaign war chest while his Republican rivals compete for cash.

Jones added more than $2 million to his campaign account and now has more than $5 million cash on hand.

On the Republican side, Congressman Bradley Byrne continued to show his fundraising prowess by pulling in a healthy $408,000 between his official campaign account and his Team Byrne leadership committee. He stands at $2.5 million cash on hand.

Secretary of State John Merrill raised an impressive $377,520 in the 3rd Quarter, while also taking a loan of $250,000. He now has $738,429.

Former Auburn coach Tommy Tuberville raised $373,247, spent $260,272, and now has $1,455,516 cash on hand.

State Rep. Arnold Mooney checked in with a solid fundraising quarter, hauling in $242,738 and ending with $386,045 cash on hand.

See the full fundraising numbers in the chart below.

The GOP primary is March 3.

CandidateRaised in Q3Spent in Q3Loans in Q3Cash on Hand
Doug Jones$2,020,054$1,232,765$0$5,042,251
Bradley Byrne$408,000$292,438$0$2,529,019
Tommy Tuberville$373,247$260,272$0$1,455,516
John Merrill$377,520$106,752$250K$738,429
Roy Moore$63,153$45,188$0$34,189
Arnold Mooney$242,738$148,642$0$386,045
Stanley Adair$148,882$151,543$0$3,446