Lack of Outside Money Notable in Final Stretch of Amash-Ellis Race

7:03 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Lack of Outside Money Notable in Final Stretch of Amash-Ellis Race

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Polls have shown the incumbent Congressman with a large lead over his Republican primary opponent
WASHINGTON - If a lack of significant outside money coming into the race is any indication, U.S. Rep. Justin Amash of west Michigan may be coasting to the win he expects in next week's primary. Key endorsements have been piling up for Amash's challenger, Grand Rapids businessman Brian Ellis, from powerful pro-Republican forces alienated by the two-term incumbent's voting record.