Report says Vermont gov. has $1M in the bank
MONTPELIER (AP) - The latest campaign finance report shows that Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin has more than $1 million in the bank heading into the fall election season.
In a Monday campaign filing, the Shumlin for Governor campaign said it had raised almost $329,000 in cash and in-kind contributions in the reporting period that ended March 15. The total contributions received in the campaign to-date are $416,000.
During the current period the campaign spent just under $20,000 for a total of $41,000 in the campaign-to-date.
Shumlin, a Democrat, was first elected in 2010. He was re-elected in 2012. He is expected to run again this fall.
So far no major party candidate has emerged to challenge him.
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