Bush’s Finance Cmte Donates in Early Primary States

Former Fla. Gov. Jeb Bush’s finance cmte donated $122,800 to GOP officials and state parties in first 5 weeks that it has been in existence.

  • The cmte, Right to Rise PAC, has given to 14 candidates and 5 parties, sprinkling donations to states with the earliest presidential primaries and to federal officeholders -- both moderate and conservative -- who face re-election in 2016, according to figures obtained by Bloomberg Politics
  • Bush’s team is planning to release total later Friday
  • As Bush takes steps to seek the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, his allies are aiming to collect $100m in coming months through the political cmte and companion super-PAC
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