Joel Rubin, the last CD8 candidate into the pool, raised $160,000 in Q4, and a super PAC supporting him raised $100,000. Here’s the press release just minutes ago:
Joel Rubin Raises $160,000 in First Months of Campaign: Outside Group Supporting Rubin “A New Voice for Maryland” Publicly Reports Raising $100,000.
MD-08 – Democratic candidate for Congress Joel Rubin, who just announced his candidacy last October, raised $159,258 in his first three months of the campaign. In addition, a SuperPAC called ”A New Voice for Maryland” has publicly reported raising $100,000 so far along with the indication that it plans to support Joel’s bid for Congress in Maryland’s 8th District.
“We are thrilled with the outpouring of support for Joel’s campaign,” said Rubin’s Campaign Manager, Jacob Dusseau, “Joel began his campaign just three months ago as a first time candidate and former civil servant, and each week we see more and more individuals stepping up to join and contribute to Joel.” Dusseau added, “And a majority of our contributions are under $100, underscoring our campaign’s growing grassroots support.”