James Raises More in 3rd Quarter Off-Year than Any Senate Candidate in recent Michigan History
Livonia, MI—Combat veteran and businessman John James continued to show massive support raising more than $3 million for the 3rd quarter from approximately 30,000 donors. While the campaign finance reports will be released on October 15, the grassroots support for John James is extraordinarily high.
The James campaign also reported more than $3.8 million in cash on hand giving James a stronger cash on hand than many incumbent US Senators.
Some highlights from James’ impressive second quarter numbers:
• Nearly 30,000 donors
• 77 percent of contributions $50 or less
• 92 percent of contributions $100 or less
• Average donation: $83.24
• Raised more than any Senate candidate for the 3rd quarter in the off-year in recent Michigan history
Past 3rd quarter results in the off-year include:
The James campaign raised $3,093,808.57 and reported $3,852,175.56 cash on hand.
James supporters are also sharing 5% of what they contribute to the James campaign to help those in need. To date the John James for Senate campaign has donated to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen, D.J. Jacobetti Veterans Home, Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, Region 9 Veterans Community Action Team, Autism Alliance of Michigan, and Kids Food Basket.
“I am grateful to my nearly 30,000 low-dollar supporters who have given so generously!” said James. “I think that our strong low-dollar fundraising this quarter shows that Michiganders are excited to see a bit of light and compassion infused into this very dark and divisive political environment. Action and authenticity are resonating!”