Luetkemeyer, Wagner, Have Biggest Campaign Coffers Of Region’s Members Of U.S. House
Luetkemeyer, Wagner, have biggest campaign coffers of region’s members of U.S. House
WASHINGTON • Two St. Louis-area Republicans – Blaine Luetkemeyer and Ann Wagner – have amassed multi-million-dollar campaign accounts more than 15 months before the 2018 elections.
Meanwhile, two Republicans representing Metro East congressional districts who could get more robust Democratic challengers in 2018 than they have in recent elections, began July with under $1 million in the bank.
Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, raised about $728,000 over the first six months of 2017 and had about $802,000 in his campaign account as of July 1, according to reports to the Federal Election Commission.
Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, reported having about $345,000 on hand after raising more than $453,000 in the first six …