Michigan Republicans leading money race

9:16 pm
Sun February 2, 2014

Michigan Republicans leading money race

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GOP has fundraising advantage over Democrats in races for statewide office, as well as state Senate
Lansing Republicans led by Gov. Rick Snyder and Attorney General Bill Schuette out-raised Democrats in 2013 and enter the 2014 election year with substantially more on hand, campaign finance reports filed Friday with the Michigan Secretary of State show. The disparity has election implications for Democrats hoping to win back control of the House and the governorship.