Mahony trails Cotton in fundraising for Arkansas Senate race


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Democrat trying to unseat Sen. Tom Cotton in Arkansas is trailing the incumbent Republican lawmaker in fundraising.

Josh Mahony on Monday reported raising about $110,000 during the three-month fundraising period that ended June 30. Cotton reported raising $1 million during the same fundraising period.

Mahony’s fundraising total included $25,477 he gave his campaign, and he reported having about $51,000 in the bank. Mahony spent $59,243 during the quarter.

Cotton reported having nearly $3.5 million in the bank and spent $362,448 during the quarter.

Cotton was first elected to the Senate in 2014 after defeating incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor.

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