Congressional Republicans top Democrats in Q2 Fundraising

Congressional Republicans top Democrats in Q2 Fundraising

Javier Manjarres
Javier Manjarres
July 17, 2023

As the 2023 second quarter fundraising cycle came to a close, members of Florida’s congressional delegation collectively reported having raised over $20 million with Sens. Rick Scott and Marco Rubio, along with Reps. Byron Donalds and Matt Gaetz have reported the most.

Sen. Rick Scott, who is running for reelection to the Senate, was tops having raised $12,482,092, while Rep. Frederica Wilson rounded out the bottom of the list with her $87,797.50 haul.

House Democrats along with other Florida Democrats are struggling to find someone to challenge Sen. Scott, who raised less than $3 million.

Here is the list of members and their "Total Receipts" that were compiled from the data reported to the Federal Elections Commission (FEC) :

Sen. Rick Scott—$12,482,092.59

Sen. Marco Rubio$1,409,477.90

Rep. Matt Gaetz$1,157,621.05

Rep. Byron Donalds—$$1,071,079.55

Rep. Maxwell Frost (D)—$935,307.88

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D)$776,189.50

Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar—$724,570.24

Rep. Anna Paulina Luna—$675,231.41

Rep. Brian Mast—$661,810.88

Rep. Kat Cammack—$616,939.84

Rep. Vern Buchanan—$555,739.57

Rep. Michael Waltz—$542,862.43

Rep. Lois Frankel (D)—$434,771.18

Rep. Greg Steube—$432,149.75

Rep. Gus Bilrakis—$375,465.53

Rep. Darren Soto (D)—$349,242.78

Rep. Cory Mills$319,378.95

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart—$313,845.98

Rep. Jared Moskowtiz$310,335.24

Rep. Carlos Gimenez—$303,517.17

Rep.Neal Dunn—$300,871.53

Rep. Laurel Lee—$293,811.34

Rep. Aaron Bean—$274,208.89

Rep. Kathy Castor (D)—$229,571.84

Rep. Daniel Webster—$222,679.91

Rep. Scott Franklin—$153,393.77

Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick (D)$144,368.28

Rep. John Rutherford—$133,190.02

Rep. Bill Posey—$104,298.76

Rep. Frederica Wilson (D)—$87,797.50



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Javier Manjarres

Javier Manjarres

Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning political journalist and Publisher of,,, and He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming, and biking. Javier is also a political consultant and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Follow on Twitter: @JavManjarres Email him at

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