Finance reports show top contributors to Round Rock candidate campaigns

Republican candidate for Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell narrowly out-raised Democrat candidate Blane Conklin, according to campaign finance documents released Tuesday.u00a0

Republican candidate for Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell narrowly out-raised Democrat candidate Blane Conklin, according to campaign finance documents released Tuesday.u00a0

The following eight-day [before the election] campaign finance reports were filed, indicating contributions, expenditures and top contributors within the dates under each candidate’s name.

Round Rock mayor

Josh Couture

Feb. 6-April 28

No contributions

Total political expenditures: $67.65

Hilda Montgomery

March 28-April 26

Total political contributions: $4,090

Total political expenditures: $2,996

Top contributors

Sophia Cano: $1,000

Annie’s List: $750

Michael Hommel: $500

Craig Morgan

March 29-April 6

Total political contributions: $6,175

Total political expenditures: $6,330

Top contributors

Charles Avery: $1,000

Mitchell Altman: $500

Willis Conner: $500

Blake Magee: $500

City Council Place 1

Hollis Bone

April 7-April 26

Total political contributions: $2,050

Total political expenditures: $3,224

Top contributors

CP&Y Inc. PAC: $350

Charles Culpepper: $250

David Bondenman: $200

Matthew Carothers

Feb. 17-April 28

No political contributions

Total political expenditures: $500

Tammy Young

March 28-April 26

Total political contributions: $6,536

Total political expenditures: $3,971

Top contributors

Sophia Cano: $1,000

Citizens for Diversity in Leadership Roles: $1,000

Annie’s List: $750

Patrick Brown: $500

City Council Place 4

Will Peckham

March 28-April 25

Total political contributions: $3,500

Total political expenditures: $230

Top contributors

Charles and Beth Avery: $1,000

Blake Magee: $500

CPay Inc. PAC: $350

Tracie Storie

March 28-April 26

Total political contributions: $2,421

Total political expenditures: $2,881

Top political contributors

Annie’s List: $750

Michael Hommel: $250

 
By Joe Warner
Joe Warner is executive editor of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as managing editor for Central Texas and senior editor of the flagship Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto newspaper. He came to Central Texas from Metro Detroit, where he was editor and general manager of several daily and weekly publications. He is the former president of the Michigan Press Association and was on the MPA board of directors for nine years.


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