Subscribe Register Login

Wednesday, October 01, 2014, 1:05 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Ross reports $1.6 million raised for governor's race

By The Associated Press

This article was published June 16, 2014 at 3:59 p.m.

LITTLE ROCK — Former Congressman Mike Ross is reporting having $1.6 million in the bank after winning the Democratic Party's nomination for Arkansas governor last month.

Ross on Monday filed a fundraising report with the secretary of state's office that showed he raised nearly $194,000 between May 11 and May 31. The deadline to file final fundraising reports for the May 20 primary is June 30.

Ross and Republican nominee Asa Hutchinson, also a former congressman, easily won their parties' respective nominations in the primary against lesser-known, underfunded rivals. A fundraising report for Hutchinson had not been filed Monday.

Ross reported spending more than $558,000 last month, with most of it going toward television advertising.

Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe is barred by term limits from seeking re-election this fall.

Comments on: Ross reports $1.6 million raised for governor's race

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Financial counselor

    vantage point of northwest arkansas Is seeking qualified app...
    SPRINGDALE, AR

  • Carriers wanted

    earning from $1,000 to $1,400 per month for a few hours eac...
    Gurdon, AR

  • Digital fulfillment position

    Exciting Digital Fulfillment position open! Do you enjoy the...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Life skill tech

    maintenance assistantup to $17 an hour/DOEArkansas Pediatric...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Life skill tech

    maintenance assistantup to $17 an hour/DOEArkansas Pediatric...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 943 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online