With 10 candidates running, the campaign for Darrell Issa’s 49th congressional seat is all about who will be among the top two vote-getters in the June primary, and go on to compete in November.
One way to gauge the strength of candidates in the 49th District is how much campaign money they’ve raised and who endorses them.
It’s too soon to review campaign contributions for the five Republicans and one Democrat who recently jumped into the race after Issa announced he will not run again. But Democratic contributions tell a story, and the district’s Democratic Party is signaling who it might endorse.
Read the full story on the KPBS website: http://www.kpbs.org/news/2018/feb/06/campaign-fundraising-and-endorsements-49th-congres/