Governor Brad Henry builds $2-million war chest

Tuesday, January 31st 2006, 9:13 pm
By: News On 6

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Democratic Governor Brad Henry's campaign war chest is hovering around the $2-million mark.

According to his campaign report, Henry has raised $2.3-million and has $1.9-million in the bank.

Tulsa businessman Bob Sullivan leads Republican candidates with $510,000 raised, counting carry-over money. He had $470,000 in cash.

Of the GOP candidates, Congressman Ernest Istook raised the most money during the October 1st through December 31st, with more than $405,000.

Istook -- who announced his bid on October 3rd -- had $253,000 in cash.

State Senator James Williamson had raised $165,000, including $30,000 in cash and in-kind contributions during the reporting period.