Utah Policy highlights the difference in funding between Dr. Kathie Allen’s campaign and Mayor John Curtis’s:
Democrat Kathie Allen so far has raised, and spent, more than Republican John Curtis on the eve of the 3rd District special election.
Pre-election disclosures filed with the Federal Election Commision found Allen raised $829,586 through mid-October and spent $805,129.
Curtis raised a total of $764,385 while spending $675,017. Curtis did have to get through a bruising GOP primary in August while Allen did not have a serious challenger for the Democratic nomination.
According to an analysis by the Center for Responsive Politics, nearly 80% of Allen’s donations came from small donors who contributed $200 or less. Just 5% of Curtis’s funding came from small donors.
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