Collum outraises McGeachin 2-1 in final reporting period

With the deadline for pre-general election campaign finance reports coming up at 5 p.m. today, both reports are now in from the candidates for lieutenant governor. Democrat Kristin Collum reported raising twice as much as Republican Janice McGeachin in the final reporting period, which runs from Oct. 1 to Oct. 21; those figures were $21,250 for Collum and $10,058 for McGeachin. The two candidates spent near-identical amounts, $17,610 and $17,931 respectively. Collum closed out the reporting period with $66,624 in cash and no debt; McGeachin with $49,037 cash and $113,015 in debt to herself that she carried over from earlier reports.