80
      Saturday
      84 / 68
      Sunday
      84 / 69
      Monday
      90 / 72

      Gillespie For Senate campaign says former Mark Warner donors switching to him

      Former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie (left) and Senator Mark Warner are battling in the Virginia Senate race. (AP Photos)

      RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Mark Warner says he raised $2.7 million during the second quarter while his Republican challenger Ed Gillespie said he raise $1.9 million.

      Both candidates announced their fundraising totals Tuesday.

      The Warner campaign said it's raised $14 million so far for re-election. The former governor is seeking a second term in the Senate.

      The Gillespie campaign said it has raised $4.1 million since the campaign launched earlier this year. The former Republican National Committee chairman's campaign said it received contributions from 47 donors who had previously given to Warner.