Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Tops List of Members Who Received Small Donations
NY Democratic Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had the highest percentage of small donors of any candidate during the 2018 midterm elections, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The 29-year-old received 62% of her donations from contributions of less than $200; She raised a total of $2 million during her campaign. Congressman John Lewis (D-GA) came in second, with 55% of his total campaign haul coming from small contributions. Congressman Devin Nunes (R-CA) came in third, with the contributions helping him fend off a challenge from Democrat Andrew Janz. More here.