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Montana's 2020 election
The Montana Free Press guide
Republican for State Auditor
Downing, a military veteran who ran in the Republican primary for the U.S. Senate in 2018, said June 26 he’ll run for state auditor in 2020.

Fundraising and campaign spending

As a state candidate, Downing files campaign finance reports with the Montana Commissioner of Political Practices. See the COPP Campaign Electronic Reporting System for official records. Data shown here is current through 12/31/2019.
$85,343
Total raised
$25,017
Total spending
$25,015
Itemized individual contributions
$0
From committees
$60,020
Self-financing
$308
Unitemized
Note: Self-financing includes candidate contributions and campaign loans. Prior to Jan. 17, 2019, these figures underreported fundraising for state candidates by omitting unitemized contributions. Unitemized contribution totals, which include small-dollar donations, are calculated here by subtracting itemized cash contributions from reported fundraising totals.

Contributions by zip code: Troy Downing (R)

82.3%
Portion of itemized fundraising from Montana donors
105
Itemized individual contributions
34
Number at $360 contribution limit
Note: Individual donors are limited to giving $710 per election to gubernatorial candidates and $360 per election to candidates for other statewide offices, with the primary and general contests counted as separate elections.


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