Democratic Congressional candidate Conor Lamb raised over $3.2 million in the first 52 days of the year, from January 1st through February 21st in his bid to win the special election in the 18th district.
The 21st was the filing deadline for the special election on March 13th.
“I am deeply grateful for the overwhelming grassroots support we continue to generate for this campaign. This grassroots fundraising has enabled us to compete and will enable us to win this special election on March 13th,” Lamb said.
According to the release Lamb the average individual contribution was $33.
As of the 21st, Lamb’s campaign raised $3.8 million for the special election, including the $557,000 raised in 2017.
Lamb is facing off against Republican state Rep. Rick Saccone (R-Allegheny) in the special election to replace Congressman Tim Murphy who resigned his seat in 2017.