Cantwell has $4 million on hand for re-election




OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell has more than $4 million on hand for her re-election campaign.

In filings with the Federal Elections Commission released Monday, Cantwell raised $1.45 million during the final quarter of last year. The campaign finance report covers money raised between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31.

Her Republican opponent, state Sen. Michael Baumgartner of Spokane said Monday that he raised about $120,000 during the same time period.