The TNT’s Niki Sullivan got a call back from the Rossi campaign, telling her he raised about $625,000 in April, far short of the more than $1 million the Gregoire camp says she’ll report.
Rossi’s surrogates had been making a big deal of his relative fundraising success over recent months, but of course that came mostly during the legislative session, when the governor was prohibited by law from raising money. No doubt Rossi will have plenty of cash come November, but I expect Gregoire to expand her money lead from hereon out.
Coming up, Darryl applies his typically thorough statistical analysis to the recent Elway Poll, and comes up with a conclusion that may surprise the P-I’s Chris Grygiel. Stay tuned….