Frank Scaturro continues to outpace his fellow Repubicans in fundraising as he seeks the GOP nod to unseat U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-Garden City.)
Scaturro, a Hofstra law professor, has raised $268,148 to date, including his personal loan of $62,000, according to data complied by the Center for Responsive Politics. (At opensecrets.org)
Peter Zinno, a former dean of students at East Meadow High School, has raised $121,310, with $95,250 of that a loan from himself, the website shows.
David J. Seidemann, an attorney from Lawrence, has filed with the Federal Election Commission, but did not report any fundraising.
Daniel Maloney of Baldwin, who works in finance, has said he is interested, but has not filed with the FEC. Ditto for former Village of Hempstead Mayor James Garner, and Rich Petrone of Garden City.
McCarthy has raised $898,827.
Here’s the rundown of fundraising through the first quarter of this year:
Timothy H Bishop (D)* $1,275,575
Randy Altschuler (R) $2,073,630
Christopher N. Cox (R) $739,318
George Demos (R) $427,151
Gary Berntsen (R) $56,506
Steve Israel (D)* $1,598,994
Stephen A. Labate (R) $36,757
John Gomez (R) $31,600
David Dileo (I) $1,315
Anthony E. Tolda (R) $125
District 03 Pete King (R)* $889,397
Carolyn McCarthy (D)* $898,827
Frank Scaturro (R) $268,148
Peter A. Zinno (R) $121,310
David J. Seidemann (R) $0
Gary Ackerman (D)* $500,874
James Milano (D) $51,100
Source: Center for Responsive Politics.