April 17, 2024

Kari Lake Raises Record-Breaking $1M at Mar-a-Lago

Arizona Republican Senate candidate Kari Lake raised a million {dollars} at a Mar-a-Lago fundraiser attended by former President Donald Trump on Wednesday, a record-breaking sum for a non-incumbent, sources near Lake informed Breitbart News.

Ohio Senate candidate Bernie Moreno beforehand held the document with a $350,000 haul earlier this yr, based on sources.

The huge haul provides Lake a lift going into the brand new quarter with simply seven months till election day.

Lake has not launched her most up-to-date quarterly fundraising numbers, however she raised $2.1 million within the final quarter of 2023.

Upon profitable the Republican main, as she is predicted to do, Lake will doubtless face radical Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-AZ). Independent incumbent Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (I-AZ) determined to not run for reelection.

Gallego, the anticipated Democrat nominee for the Arizona senate seat, raised $3.3 million final quarter for a complete of $9.6 million money readily available, his marketing campaign introduced.

Lake leads Gallego in a hypothetical normal election matchup, based on a ballot conducted in February for Lake’s marketing campaign.