Kelly Morrison spent more than any other Democratic House candidate or officeholder in Minnesota

Minnesota Democratic House candidates and officeholders have spent $2.3 million during the 2022 election cycle. Among state representatives and candidates, Kelly Morrison has spent more than any other Democrat.

Morrison is the representative for Minnesota House District 33B and is running to represent Minnesota State Senate District 45 in 2022. Morrison raised $246,576 and spent $70,737 between Jan. 1, 2021, and July 18, 2022. According to Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board reports, Morrison spent the most money with the following individual payees and PACs.

Kelly Morrison’s Top 10 Payees, (1/1/2021 – 7/18/2022)

Of the $70,737 in reported expenditures, $54,723 went to these 10 payees:

Total Expenditures Name Type
$24,228 Seven Corners Print & Promo ENTITY
$14,995 Raina Meyer INDIVIDUAL
$2,522 Actblue* CONDUIT
$2,504 Do-Goodbiz Inc ENTITY
$2,408 Ecm Publishers Inc ENTITY
$2,386 No Coast Workshop ENTITY
$2,126 Ups Store ENTITY
$1,374 Katherine Morrison INDIVIDUAL
$1,304 Catherine Olson INDIVIDUAL
$876 Cathy Olson INDIVIDUAL

*A PAC is a group that spends money on elections. Conduit PACs, such as ActBlue, are a subset of non-candidate PACs through which individuals can donate to candidate PACs.

The data above are based on campaign finance reports that active Minnesota PACs submitted to the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board. Political expenditures that are not controlled by candidates or their campaigns, known as satellite spending, are not included in candidate totals. 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 Kelly Morrison’s campaign finance data after the next reports are available.

Report Name Report Due Date
2022 Jan Annual 1/31/2022
2022 Q1 4/14/2022
2022 Q2 6/14/2022
2022 Jul Semiannual 7/25/2022
2022 Q3 9/27/2022
2022 Q4 10/31/2022
2022 Jan Annual 1/31/2023

This article is a joint publication from Ballotpedia and Transparency USA, who are working together to provide campaign finance information for state-level elections. Learn more about our work here.