FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Jessica Proud (914) 438-5325
ASTORINO RELEASES JANUARY CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT
Raised More Than $1 Million for Filing Period; Has $2.2 Million
Cash on Hand
White Plains, NY-January 15, 2013…Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino today released his January 2013 campaign finance showing he raised more than $1 million during the six-month period and has more than $2.2 million on hand headed into his reelection.
Since the previous filing in July 2012, Mr. Astorino’s receipts totaled $1,026,378.06, with contributions ranging from $5 to $25,000. More than 600 individuals made contributions and half of those were $100 or less. The median contribution was $250. The total cash on hand balance for the campaign is $2,212,191.40.
“If you do your job well, people are encouraged and want you to keep at it,” said campaign spokeswoman Jessica Proud. “When you’re focused on delivering results for people, the rest will follow and we feel that’s what this filing shows. We’re incredibly grateful for the generous contributions of so many people.”
Mr. Astorino was first elected in 2009 with nearly 58 percent of the vote. He faces re-election in November 2013.