TODAY'S PAPER
75° Good Afternoon
75° Good Afternoon
NewsNew York

De Blasio leads other potential mayoral candidates in fundraising

Bill de Blasio

Bill de Blasio Photo Credit: Getty Images

Politicians eyeing City Hall in 2013 raised some serious campaign cash in the last six months, according to finance reports filed Tuesday.

While there are only a handful of people who've formally announced plans to run for mayor, others potentially interested in the job have been building up their war chests.

One pol currently outpacing everyone else -- Public Advocate Bill de Blasio -- told supporters in an e-mail Tuesday his campaign filed "our biggest numbers ever," about $1 million.

* * *
What they've raised in private funds

Name / Party / Campaign worth

Tom Allon / Liberal / $123,154
Bill de Blasio / Dem / $2,062,542
John Liu / Dem / $2,024,000
Scott Stringer / Dem / $2,260,984
Christine Quinn / Dem / $5,094,250
Bill Thompson / Dem / $960,844

Source: NYC Campaign Finance Board


Follow reporter Erik Ortiz on Twitter: @erikjhortiz

Comments

We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.

More news