Kelsey leads 8th District fundraising on first report

Seven of the 13 candidates seeking the Republican nomination to the 8th Congressional seat have filed their first financial disclosures, reports the Jackson Sun. State Sen. Brian Kelsey leads in money collections with former U.S. Attorney David Kustoff as runnerup. Multi-millionaire perennial candidate George Flinn, on the other hand, leads in spending.

Here’s the list:

Brian Kelsey, R, – $433,605 raised, $13,161.47 spent

David Kustoff, R, – $319,682 raised, $3,405.66 spent

Mark Luttrell, R, – $144,570 raised, $1,575.87 spent

Brad Greer, R, – $103,712.86 raised, $3,182.21 spent

George Flinn, R, – $74 raised, $212,056.23 spent

David Maldonado, R, – $62 raised, $1,743.66 spent

James Hart, I, – $0.00 raised, $38.85 spent