DSCC edges out NRSC in April fundraising

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee edged out the National Republican Senatorial Committee in fundraising last month, hauling in $6.3 million to the NRSC's $6.04 million.

The DSCC plans to announce Monday that in addition to raising $6.3 million in April, it ended the month with $25 million in the bank and no debt. The NRSC has $21.9 million in the bank and is also debt-free.

Both the DSCC and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee have been getting fundraising help from President Obama.

Republicans need to pick up six seats to win back the Senate majority.

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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