Brian Dahle raised more than any other Republican State Senate candidate or officeholder in California

California Republican State Senate candidates and officeholders have raised $10.4 million during the 2022 election cycle. Among state senators and candidates, Brian Dahle has raised more than any other Republican.

Dahle is the representative for California State Senate District 1 and is running for Governor of California in 2022. Dahle raised $1.6 million and spent $2.0 million between Jan. 1, 2021, and June 30, 2022. According to California Secretary of State reports, the following individual donors and PACs gave the most money to Dahle.

Brian Dahle’s Top 10 Donors, (1/1/2021 – 6/30/2022)

Of the $1.6 million in reported donations, $453,600 came from these 10 donors:

Total Donations Name Type
$64,800 Christopher Meyer INDIVIDUAL
$64,800 Juan Gomez INDIVIDUAL
$64,800 Marcos Gomez INDIVIDUAL
$64,800 Raul Gomez INDIVIDUAL
$32,400 2171-2181 Cebo Circle LLC ENTITY
$32,400 Anderson Pacific Builders Inc ENTITY
$32,400 Dori Staub INDIVIDUAL
$32,400 Henry Gonzalez INDIVIDUAL
$32,400 James Hopkins INDIVIDUAL
$32,400 Joseph Thompson INDIVIDUAL

The data above are based on campaign finance reports that active California PACs submitted to the California Secretary of State. Federal PACs are not required to report to state agencies. Transparency USA publishes campaign finance data following major reporting deadlines. State or federal law may require filers to submit additional reports.

See updates to Brian Dahle’s campaign finance data after the next reports are available.

Report Name Due Date
Semiannual 1/31/2022
1st Pre-Election – Primary 4/28/2022
2nd Pre-Election – Primary 5/26/2022
Semiannual 8/1/2022
1st Pre-Election – General 9/29/2022
2nd Pre- Election – General 10/27/2022
Semiannual 1/31/2023

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