Greg Abbott Reports $27 Million Cash on Hand for Campaign


Greg Abbott Reports $27 Million Cash on Hand for Campaign


AUSTIN – Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott finished 2013 with $27 million cash on hand. In the most recent fundraising period from July 1 – December 31, Abbott reported raising $11.5 million, making his total haul for 2013 $16.3 million.

Abbott continued to display his strong showing of support among Texans, with 97% of donors from the latest report coming from Texas.

Texans for Greg Abbott campaign manager Wayne Hamilton offered the following statement in response to the overwhelming support:

“This is a campaign by Texans, for Texans, and Greg Abbott is humbled and excited by the widespread support from across the state. Our campaign will continue to talk about and promote ideas to make Texas’ education system number one in the nation, continue to grow jobs, limit the size and scope of government, and preserve individual freedom.”

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