Rivals McIntyre and Rouzer raise well into six figures in 2nd qu - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Rivals McIntyre and Rouzer raise well into six figures in 2nd quarter reports

The two candidates who squared off in the tightest Congressional race of 2012 are reporting large campaign contributions in 2013 The two candidates who squared off in the tightest Congressional race of 2012 are reporting large campaign contributions in 2013

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Federal reports show incumbent Rep. Mike McIntyre (D-NC7) leading potential challengers in fundraising during the second quarter of 2013.

McIntyre, who won a ninth term in office in 2012, raised more than $235,000 from April 1 through June 30, according to recently filed documents with the Federal Elections Commission. The infusion of campaign funds put McIntyre at $383,067 cash on hand at the end of the reporting period.

McIntyre's report shows he raised more than $150,000 from Political Action Committees in the second quarter, and $75,000 from individuals. You can see McIntyre's second quarter report by clicking here.

Jonathan Barfield, the New Hanover County Commissioner who announced that he plans to run for the Democratic nomination in the 7th District, has not raised much campaign cash. FEC reports show Barfield raising just over $2,000 in the second quarter, leaving him with $709.44 cash on hand. Click here to see Barfield's second quarter report.

Former state Senator David Rouzer, who lost to McIntyre in the closest Congressional race in 2012 and has already announced intention to run for the Republican nomination in 2014, has raised $181,982,44 in the second quarter of 2013 according to FEC reports.  Rouzer has 168,269.92 cash on hand at the end of the reporting period.

Rouzer's report shows he has loaned his campaign about $45,000 in the second quarter. He raised more than $104,000 from individuals and $24,000 from political committees. Click here to see Rouzer's second quarter report.

The next filing deadline for Congressional candidates is October 15.

Copyright 2013  WECT. All rights reserved.

  • PoliticsMore>>

  • League of Women Voters to host series of candidate forums

    League of Women Voters to host series of candidate forums

    Monday, September 18 2017 12:51 PM EDT2017-09-18 16:51:31 GMT

    The Municipal Elections are just around the corner, so the League of Women Voters of the Cape Fear is sponsoring a series of candidate forums in Brunswick County next month. 

    More >>

    The Municipal Elections are just around the corner, so the League of Women Voters of the Cape Fear is sponsoring a series of candidate forums in Brunswick County next month. 

    More >>
  • Rouzer votes against bill to raise debt ceiling, help hurricane victims

    Rouzer votes against bill to raise debt ceiling, help hurricane victims

    Friday, September 8 2017 3:18 PM EDT2017-09-08 19:18:39 GMT
    Rep. David Rouzer (R-NC7) voted against a measure Friday that would tie emergency hurricane relief funding to raising the country's debt ceiling (Source: rouzer.house.gov)Rep. David Rouzer (R-NC7) voted against a measure Friday that would tie emergency hurricane relief funding to raising the country's debt ceiling (Source: rouzer.house.gov)

    Congressman David Rouzer (NC7) is one of seven members of North Carolina's delegation voting against a measure that would raise the country’s debt ceiling, and provide emergency relief funding for victims of Hurricane Harvey. HR 601, which also makes necessary adjustments to keep the government open for another three months, passed the U.S House of Representatives Friday morning by a count of 316-90. 

    More >>

    Congressman David Rouzer (NC7) is one of seven members of North Carolina's delegation voting against a measure that would raise the country’s debt ceiling, and provide emergency relief funding for victims of Hurricane Harvey. HR 601, which also makes necessary adjustments to keep the government open for another three months, passed the U.S House of Representatives Friday morning by a count of 316-90. 

    More >>
  • House lawmakers plan hearing on GenX discharge into Cape Fear River

    House lawmakers plan hearing on GenX discharge into Cape Fear River

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 9:02 PM EDT2017-08-17 01:02:41 GMT
    State lawmakers plan to hold legislative hearings to investigate the discharge of GenX into the Cape Fear Region's drinking water supply. (Source: WECT)State lawmakers plan to hold legislative hearings to investigate the discharge of GenX into the Cape Fear Region's drinking water supply. (Source: WECT)

    House Speaker Tim Moore said Wednesday he plans to convene a legislative hearing to investigate the discharge of the unregulated chemical GenX into the Cape Fear River.  “I’ll be announcing committee appointments in the coming days to convene investigative hearings on the GenX issue as soon as possible,” 

    More >>

    House Speaker Tim Moore said Wednesday he plans to convene a legislative hearing to investigate the discharge of the unregulated chemical GenX into the Cape Fear River.  “I’ll be announcing committee appointments in the coming days to convene investigative hearings on the GenX issue as soon as possible,” 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly