Consultant Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) announced that her marketing campaign raised just about $1.9 million in the second one quarter of 2021, a fundraising report regardless of being ousted by means of Area Republicans from her management place previous this yr. The amount of cash beats the $1.5 million Cheney raised within the first quarter of 2021. She additionally introduced that she has $2.85 million in money available for her reelection marketing campaign in 2022.
That quantity additionally beats the volume raised by means of Consultant Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), who changed Cheney as the pinnacle of the Area Republican Convention after the GOP voted to oust Cheney for now not backing former President Donald Trump’s fictions concerning the 2020 common election.
Cheney beat Stefanik by means of about $400,000 in fundraising closing quarter. Stefanik’s second-quarter fundraising haul got here in at $1.467 million.
Cheney’s luck alerts that she nonetheless has supporters whilst a gaggle of Republicans prepares to number one her for seat in 2022. She has additionally now not dominated out operating for president in 2024.