The candidates in the races that will determine who controls the Senate next year — along with the many of the super PACs supporting them — filed their latest campaign finance disclosure on Friday. While many of them tout their fundraising hauls well ahead of the deadline, there are always surprises tucked away in the reports themselves.
Here are five takeaways from the filings for those of you who didn’t spend their Friday nights plowing through them.
Who’s funding Trump’s super PAC
The Make America Great Again, Again! Inc. super PAC isn’t the flagship of former president Donald Trump’s political fundraising operation. The super PAC brought in $4.3 million in the first quarter of the year — a fraction of the $19 million that Trump’s Save America Joint Fundraising Committee raised in the same period.
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