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Boswell edges GOP rival in 1Q fundraising
Incumbent Democratic U.S. Rep. Leonard Boswell just barely outraised one of the seven men looking to unseat him this fall during the first three months of 2010.
Boswell raised $166,845 this quarter, bringing his total cash on hand to $577,569. Jim Gibbons, a former wrestling coach at Iowa State University, raised $161,761 during the first quarter, bringing his cash on had total to $265,344.
As for the other six men running in the GOP 3rd District primary:
Scott Batcher — did not file
Pat Betroche — Did not file electronically- no info available as of 4/16/10
Dave Funk — $24,997 in 1Q, $15,669 cash on hand
Mark Rees — $10,076 in 1Q, $37,187 cash on hand
Jason Welch — Did not file electronically- no info available as of 4/16/10
Brad Zaun — $52,780 in 1Q, $29,471 cash on hand