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Daines Gets More Money Outside Montana, Curtis Works To Close Fundraising Gap

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About a third of the $5 million Representative Steve Daines has raised so far comes from Montana, and the Democratic challenger-- less than a week in-- gets off to a strong start.

Donors from 47 states have contributed to Daines' campaign.

Daines is widely seen as the front-runner in November's election after Senator John Walsh dropped out of the race. He was replaced by Democratic state representative Amanda Curtis of Butte.

People with Curtis' campaign say she's raised $110,000 in just four days. She's also picked a campaign manager and has spent the last five days on the road getting her name out.

Walsh had $180,000 left in his war chest, only $2,000 of that could be given to Curtis' campaign.

 

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