Sink Leads Fundraising For Florida Governor

Posted July 10, 2009 at 5:15pm

Democrat Alex Sink, Florida’s state Chief Financial Officer, raised $2.4 million total for the 2010 governor’s race, her campaign announced Friday, topping her major competitor, Republican state Attorney General Bill McCollum.

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Sink’s campaign said of that total, she raised $1.28 in the most recent quarter, which runs from April 1 to June 30. Sink ended the quarter with more than $2.1 million on hand.

McCollum’s campaign announced he raised more than $1 million in just six weeks of fundraising.