Grimes raises hefty $4 million in second quarter, outpacing McConnell


Alison Lundergan Grimes speaks to a group of supporters during a rally Sunday, June 29, 2014 on the University of Louisville campus in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) raised a whopping $4 million+ between April and June for her campaign to unseat Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R).

Her total outpaced McConnell's by nearly $1 million. He raised $3.1 million during the same period.

But McConnell still has more cash in his campaign account: $9.8 million to her $6.2 million.

To date, Grimes has raised more than $11 million.

Updated with McConnell's numbers at 3:23 p.m.

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