Kentucky 4th Congressional District

One candidate in the GOP primary for Kentucky’s Fourth Congressional District seat is shaking off a disappointing fundraising report.

State Representative Alecia Webb-Edgington was at one point considered the favorite in the crowded field, due to her party connections and early support.

But in recent reports filed with the Federal Election Commission, Webb-Edgington has fallen behind two other candidates, Boone County Judge-Executive Gary Moore and Lewis County Judge-Executive Thomas Massie. Both raised more than $200,000.

Webb-Edgington raised $116,000. She says the financial disadvantage doesn’t mean she’s out of the race. [click to continue…]

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Webb-Edgington Unveils First Ad

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