Saturday, May 18, 2013
From staff reports
Maine U.S. Senate candidate Rick Bennett, a Republican, raised a $108,000 in his first month in the race, according to his campaign.
Maine Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rick Bennett.
Bennett, the former Maine Senate president, also named Brent Littlefield, best known as Gov. LePage's political strategist, as his campaign consultant.
He also added a couple of high-profile lobbyists to his campaign team.
For more information on Bennett's fundraising numbers and how they compare to his opponents' totals, check out our new political blog, Open Season.