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Montana's 2020 election
The Montana Free Press guide
Republican for U.S. Senate
Daines, who worked for Greg Gianforte as an executive at the Bozeman company RightNow Technologies, was Montana’s U.S. representative during the 2012 term, and was elected to the Senate in 2014. He has said he plans to seek re-election to a second term in 2020.

Campaign finance

As a federal candidate, Daines has a campaign committee that files financial reports with the Federal Election Commission. Data shown here, current through 12/31/2019, is pulled from the FEC website for the 2019-20 election cycle.
$5,260,773
Total raised
$1,673,951
Total spent
$3,183,739
From individuals
$2,046,841
From committees
$0
Self-financing
Note: Fundraising components shown here don't necessarily sum to total fundraising because of miscellaneous receipts and accounting adjustments. Self-financing includes candidate contributions and campaign loans.

Contributions by zip code: Steve Daines (R)

Map data current through 12/31/2019. Official itemized data from the FEC can be unavailable for days or weeks following quarterly campaign filing deadlines.
32.1%
Portion of individual receipts from Montana
2,772
Itemized individual contributions reported
392
Number at $2,800 contribution limit
Note: Small individual donors totalling $200 or less in contributions aren’t necessarily reported in itemized data used for map. Individual contributions to federal candidates are limited to $2,800.


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