With less than a month until the election, Boise Mayor Dave Bieter
has raised $227,132 for his re-election campaign.
The numbers were released today as city candidates rush to file the required financial reports
. The fundraising totals for Boise City Council Member Jim Tibbs
, Bieter's opponent in the race, were not available by the end of the day on Wednesday.
Bieter's financial support base comes from a wide cross-section of the community, including large business, developers, environmental supporters and Democratic Party players.
Among some of the notable names on the list are: Compass board member AJ Balukoff ($1,000); Western Watersheds board member Gene Bray ($850); Bieter's spokeswoman Elizabeth Duncan ($1,000); Blue Cross of Idaho ($1,000); Boise Airport Commissioner Edward Stimpson ($1,000); Boise City Council Member Vern Bisterfeld ($400); U.S. Senate candidate Larry LaRocco ($500); former governor Cecil Andrus ($650); State Senator Nicole LeFavour ($200); Washington Group International ($1,000); Larry Grant ($500); the Boise Tour Train ($1,000); the Boise Firefighters PAC ($1,000); Idaho Deputy Att. Gen. Rob Luce ($900); Pete Cenarrusa ($900); Micron CEO Steve Appleton ($1,000); and Dr. Paul Collins ($1,000).
Check back for more updates as more candidates file their reports.