Brown, Mandel, Tiberi Raise $1 Million-plus In Campaign Cash
Brown, Mandel, Tiberi raise $1 million-plus in campaign cash
Jessica Wehrman Dispatch Washington Bureau @JessicaWehrman
WASHINGTON — Even though few have political opponents at this point, Ohio’s U.S. House members have started the 2018 campaign season with a whopping $16 million in the bank, according to a Dispatch analysis of campaign-finance reports.
Of the state’s 16 House incumbents, Rep. Pat Tiberi remains the fundraising leader with $6.3 million to spend. Tiberi, a Genoa Township Republican who is considered a potential 2018 opponent to Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown, raised $1.37 million in the first quarter.
A Tiberi spokeswoman said he still is considering a run, although some Republicans privately say they have heard little about a …