Lanham, MD – In the first quarter of 2016, the Donna Edwards for Senate campaign raised over $1.2 million from nearly 35,000 contributions, with an average donation of $35. This cycle, the Edwards Campaign has received nearly 65,800 contributions from nearly 38,000 contributors.
Benjamin Gerdes, Communications Director, Donna Edwards for Senate
“Marylanders across the state are standing with Donna in her fight to put working families first in Washington. In this quarter alone, we’ve received almost 35,000 contributions, 97 percent under $200 dollars, from middle class families who share Donna’s passion for progressive values and are committed to electing a fighter who doesn’t rely on the money and backing of Washington special interests.”
Total Number Raised in Q1: Over $1,200,000
Total Number Raised for Cycle: $3,300,000