NEW INFORMATION: Republican Schimel has more money than Democrats

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Republican attorney general candidate Brad Schimel has about $400,000 cash on hand, more than twice as much as two Democratic opponents.

Schimel is the Waukesha County district attorney and the only Republican in the race. He reported Monday that his campaign raised nearly $367,000 in the first six months of the year and had $400,000 as of July.

Three Democrats are also running.

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 third Democratic candidate, Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne, had not reported any figures as of late afternoon Monday.

The deadline for filing is midnight.
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Democratic state attorney general candidate Jon Richards has nearly $170,000 cash on hand, while challenger Susan Happ has nearly $121,000 as they vie for the state party nomination.

Richards and Happ reported their fundraising totals Thursday for the first six months of the year. Richards is a state representative from Milwaukee and Happ is the Jefferson County district attorney.

Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne is also running but had not reported his numbers before the Monday deadline.

Richards raised just over $190,000 in the first six months of the year. Happ raised nearly $172,000.

Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel is the only Republican running. He plans to submit his report Monday.

Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is not seeking a third term.

The primary is Aug. 12.
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Democratic state attorney general candidate Jon Richards has nearly $170,000 cash on hand as he faces two others for the state party nomination.

Richards reported on Thursday his fundraising totals for the first six months of the year. Richards is a state representative from Milwaukee. He faces Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne and Jefferson County District Attorney Susan Happ in the Aug. 12 primary.

Richards is the first candidate to submit his fundraising report, which is due Monday. He raised just over $190,000 in the first six months of the year.

Waukesha County District Attorney Brad Schimel is the only Republican running. He has yet to submit his report.

Incumbent Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is not seeking a third term.


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