Qualifying Funds. The First Quarter of the Year and That Magic $250,000.
For the first quarter of the year, here’s how candidates did in collecting qualifying funds for the $250,000 required of candidates for governor to receive millions in taxpayer funds for the primary and general election campaigns.
Mark Boughton: $63,298
Tim Herbst: $80,319
Peter Lumaj: $14,610
Steve Obsitnik: $72,143
Prasad Srinivasan: $120,000
These include some or all of a candidate’s out-of-state contributions. Candidates are limited to $25,000 in out-of-state contributions in the calculations for what counts to ring the bell.