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A look at Texas campaign fundraising totals

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A look at the amounts raised by the top candidates for statewide office in Texas during the last half of 2013.

There are no limits on campaign contributions in Texas. The party primary elections are on March 4.

Governor's race:

Greg Abbott, Republican, $11.5 million raised, $27 million cash-on-hand

Wendy Davis, Democrat, $12.2 million raised, $9.5 million cash-on-hand

Lieutenant Governor's race:

Todd Staples, Republican, $2 million raised, $3.1 million cash-on-hand

Dan Patrick, Republican, $1.7 million raised, $3.1 million cash-on-hand

David Dewhurst, Republican, $2.32 million raised, $1.4 million cash-on-hand

Jerry Patterson, Republican, unavailable

Leticia Van de Putte, Democrat, unavailable

Attorney General's race:

Dan Branch, Republican, $1.9 million raised, $4.9 million cash-on-hand

Ken Paxton, Republican, $1 million raised, $2.3 million cash-on-hand

Barry Smitherman, Republican, $1.7 million raised, $2.1 million cash-on-hand

Sam Houston, raised, unavailable

State Comptroller's Race:

Glenn Hegar, Republican, $1.1 million raised, $2.57 million cash-on-hand

Harvey Hilderbran, Republican, $700,000 raised, $1.34 million cash-on-hand

Raul Torres, Republican, unavailable

Debra Medina, Republican, $80,000 raised, $52,000 cash-on-hand

Mike Collier, Democrat, $614,000 raised, $439,000 cash-on-hand

 

Source: Texas Ethics Commission and campaign press releases

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