MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate JoAnne Kloppenburg has more cash on hand heading into the Feb. 16 primary than her rival Joe Donald as they both seek to knock off incumbent Justice Rebecca Bradley.
Kloppenburg and Donald released summaries of their fundraising for the year on Wednesday. Bradley’s spokeswoman says she will release her numbers Thursday; the deadline is Friday.
Kloppenburg is a judge on the District 4 Court of Appeals. Her campaign says she raised about $278,000 in 2015 and had just over $232,000 cash on hand as of Jan. 1.
Donald is a Milwaukee County circuit judge. He reported raising nearly $251,000 for the year. He had nearly $196,000 cash on hand.
The two candidates who emerge from the primary will face each other on April 5.