DSCC Outraised NRSC in January

Posted February 17, 2012 at 5:08pm

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee outraised its Republican counterpart by about $800,000 in January, according to figures released by the committees today.

The National Republican Senatorial Committee announced raising close to $4.2 million last month, leaving it with $13.4 million at the end of January. The DSCC previously announced raising $5 million last month with $15.4 million on hand.

The DSCC has raised a total of $47 million for the cycle, as the committee works to hold on to the Senate majority. The NRSC, with a wide playing field for offense, has raised $45.5 million this cycle.