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Paul Davis raises $1 million in race against Gov. Sam Brownback

  • Kansas City Star
  • Published Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at 11:13 a.m.
  • Updated Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at 10:03 p.m.


Democrat Paul Davis on Wednesday announced that he had raised just more than $1 million in 2013 in his bid to defeat Republican Gov. Sam Brownback of Kansas in November.

The exact total, according to the Davis campaign: $1,002,839.

Brownback announced this week that he had raised $1.6 million.

The Davis campaign also provided these stats:

• 3,359 total contributions from donors in 175 Kansas towns and 65 Kansas counties.

• The majority of Davis/Docking contributions are less than $200; 64 percent of donors contributed $200 or less; 42 percent of donors contributed $50 or less;

• The majority of Davis/Docking donors are individuals. Only 4 percent of contributions came from PACs, corporations, or labor.

• 82 percent of the dollars raised came from Kansas donors.

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