Senate in Session (D2 Day)
The four big senate PACs are in, and the Dems have most of the money. That's the short summary. The details? Citizens for Emil Jones reports $231K in, $76K spent and $2.5M available. The Illinois Senate Democratic Fund raised $719K, spent $273K and retained $809K in cash. Combined, the Senate Dems have $3.3M available for the fall. Citizens for Frank Watson, across the aisle, raised $752K, spent $350K, and had $1.9M. The Republican State Senate Cacmpaign Committee reported $653K in receipts, $535K in expenditures, and $1.0M available. Combined, the Senate Republicans have $3.0M on hand.