McLean leads Masterson in mayoral campaign fundraising
BOISE, Idaho — There are a number of totally different home windows into the campaign funds of the candidates that need to lead Idaho’s most populated metropolis.
We are going to circle again to all of this after the election, however for now, the fundraising provides an attention-grabbing view out of Boise.
Lower than 90 days till choice day in the Boise Mayoral race, and already, near $400,000 has been raised for 2 prime candidates: incumbent Mayor Lauren McLean, and her challenger Mike Masterson — the previous Boise Police Chief.
Monitoring again to Jan. 1 of this yr, Mayor Lauren McLean has raised $263,308 from 626 particular person donors.
In the identical timeframe, Mike Masterson has raised $152,081 from 390 particular person donors.
Necessary to notice, McLean has been in the race longer than Masterson. The Masterson campaign first noticed donations in late March as a run for workplace was rolled out. McLean obtained her first contribution the primary week of the yr.
For those who take a look at the donation window for each campaigns starting on March twenty fourth, when Masterson first noticed donations, numbers inform the same story.
From March 24 till now the McLean campaign has raised $165,663 from 428 donors. In the identical body, Masterson raised $152,081 from 390 donors.
Masterson formally launched his campaign with an occasion on Could 23, about two months after his first donation was submitted. From then till now there’s a barely totally different story than the earlier home windows.
Since that day in Could, Masterson has raised $108,080 from 268 donors. McLean raised $79,880 from 212 donors throughout the identical stretch.
Total, for the reason that starting of the yr, the McLean and Masterson campaigns have raised a complete of $416,389 from 1,016 donors.