Melissa Nelson brings in $166K in latest fundraising period

Melissa Nelson

In the two weeks from June 25 to July 8, 4th Circuit State Attorney candidate Melissa Nelson raised $166,000 in hard money combined with political committee money.

The political committee, “First Coast Values,” brought in $150,000 of that sum, with $25,000 donations from Wayne HoganWayne WeaverGary Chartrand, and Lawrence Dubow leading the way.

The committee has $176,000 cash on hand as of July 8.

The campaign account reports a five-digit haul: $16,085 of new money.

Nelson’s campaign, which spent $10,237 in the period, now has over $274,000 on hand, giving her operation $450,000 in total to work with.

In contrast, as of June 24 numbers, incumbent Angela Corey had $190,000 on hand.

A.G. Gancarski

A.G. Gancarski has written for since 2014. He is based in Northeast Florida. He can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter: @AGGancarski


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