Money is pouring into Delaware’s new 6th district in the state Senate.
The two party candidates Democrat Andy Staton and Republican Ernie Lopez have spent $140-thosuand into the campaign to represent a district that includes cities ranging from Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach to Lewes and Milton.
The Wilmington News Journal reports that both have cash on hand after raising nearly $250-thousand from at least 641 individual donors and 20 political action committees.
Staton is the best funded candidate picking up $155-thousand with $81-thousand on hand.
Also on the ballot in the 6th district is Libertarian candidate Gwendolyn Jones.