Peduto reports $946K

Published by Tim McNulty on .

Pittsburgh mayoral candidate Bill Peduto raised $946,624 this spring, spent $689,197 and had $257,427 in cash in the late sprint toward the upcoming primary.

He brought forward $261,000 from last year and raised $685,682 through the first four months of the year.

His main competitor the May 21 Democratic nomination, Jack Wagner, raised $1.2 million this spring ($865K in new giving), spent $927,000 and had $309,000 left as of Monday.

Peduto's large PAC contributors included: Allegheny County executive Rich Fitzgerald ($50,000); WUF PAC ($45,000); Local 32PJ/SEIU ($25,000); Western Pennsylvania Laborers ($15,000).

Large individual contributors included: Medical executive Bill Benter and his wife Vivian Fung ($20,000); developer Mark Aloe ($5,000); attorney Paul Gitnick ($5,000); realtor Peter Gordon ($5,000); and construction executive Robert Mistick ($10,000).

Peduto May report

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