Kennedy’s campaign said Monday that he collected nearly $1.3 million in the past three months. That left him with about $2 million in his campaign account as of the end of June.
That puts Kennedy well ahead of his two Republican challengers, Sean Bielat and Elizabeth Childs.
Bielat reported collecting $218,000 in the past quarter and had more than $165,000 in his campaign account as of the end of June.
Childs, a former state mental health commissioner, reported ending June with just over $26,000 in her account.
Bielat said he wasn’t worried about the fundraising gap with Kennedy.
“We have a specific strategy to win this race that doesn’t just rely on money,” Bielat said in a written statement. “We do not need to go dollar for dollar against Kennedy "
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