Ozanne lags in fundraising for attorney general

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Democratic Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne is far behind three other candidates in raising money in the race for attorney general.

Ozanne's latest campaign finance report filed late Monday shows he had only $3,400 cash on hand in July after raising just $39,000 through the first six months of the year.

Both of his Democratic primary challengers raised at least four times as much.

Democratic state Rep. Jon Richards, of Milwaukee, reported raising $190,000 and having nearly $170,000 cash on hand. Susan Happ, the Jefferson County district attorney, reported raising $170,000 and having nearly $121,000 cash on hand.

The only Republican in the race, Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel, outraised all of them. Schimel reported raising nearly $367,000 with $400,000 on hand as of July.


The comment sections of our web set are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from the viewers but we are not obligated to post comments we feel inappropriate or violate our guidelines. Here are some of the criteria you should follow when posting comments:

Comments cannot be profane or vulgar. Children and families visit this site. We will delete comments that use profanity or cross the lines of good taste.

We will delete all comments using hate speech. Slurs, stereotypes and violent talk aren’t welcome on our web site.

Comments should not attack other readers personally.

We will delete comments we deem offensive, in bad taste, or out of bounds. We are not obligated to post comments that are rude or insensitive.

We do not edit user-submitted comments.

As a host WEAU 13 News welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However, we have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason WEAU 13 News reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus
WEAU 13 NEWS 1907 S. Hastings Way Eau Claire, WI 54701 By Phone: Main Number (715) 835-1313 and (715) 832-3474. Tip Line (715) 839-WEAU - (715) 839-9328 Sports Line (715) 852-1537
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 268113342 - weau.com/a?a=268113342
Gray Television, Inc.