Georgia Democrats are catching up to Republicans in one key category

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. AP file.

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. AP file.

Georgia Republicans may roll their eyes when their Democratic counterparts claim Georgia may turn blue this November. But there’s one big area where the two rival parties have reached parity: money.

Democrats have raised $2 million for this campaign cycle, a figure boosted by some big checks from out-of-state donors keen to fund the party’s grass-roots machinery. And the Georgia GOP, while maintaining a slight cash advantage thanks to an uptick in donations, is still mired in debt and grappling with legal issues. The party’s ledgers remain a fraction of what they were just a few election cycles ago.

Read more about what the fundraising reports say about Georgia here.


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