Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Ron Richard raises $212,000 during last three months of 2015
Nevertheless, the most powerful man in the Senate received $212,875.66 in campaign contributions during the last three months of 2015, including 68 contributions of $1,000 or above.
The biggest contribution, $20,000 came from the Grow Missouri committee financed by retired billionaire Rex Sinquefield.
Those contributing $5,000 or more to the Richard campaign were:
$5,000 Missouri Optometic PAC
$5,000 Health PAC
$5,000 Express Scripts
$5,000 Missouri Health Care Association
$7,500 Blue Cross and Blue Shield
$10,000 Missouri Hospital Association
$5,000 Empire District Electric Company
$5,000 Rudy Farber, Neosho
$5,000 David Humphreys, Joplin
$5,000 Missouri Soybean Association
$10,000 Supporters of Health Research and Treatments
$20,000 Grow Missouri
Others giving $1,000 or more to Richard include interests from the pharmaceutical industry, payday loans, casinos, the banking industry, developers, and others.
Richard reported spending $68,293.92, leaving him with $584,745.97 in his campaign account.