Cathy Jolly is the 6th District candidate with the bucks, according to campaign financial disclosures filed with the Missouri Ethics Commisison. Jolly has $80,035 on hand with many contributors, including the firefighters union.
One of her opponents, Octavia Southall, reported just $774.93 on hand. Kevin Charles McShane and Delmira Quarles have yet to file reports, according to the website.
In the 6th In-District race, John Sharp has $4,501.75 on hand, with contributions from firefighters union and development attorneys Mike White and Jim Bowers.
Darrell Curls, with Jackson County legislator Dan Tarwater as his campaign treasurer, has $1,969.13 on hand, having raised $4,620 overall for his council bid. Contributors include Laborers Local 264 PAC, Tarwarter and John Tancredi, a council candidate in the 4th at-large race.
Other candidates: Garrett Denzer had $950 on hand earlier in January; Cindy Sullivan has yet to file a report.
Posted by Mike Mansur and Dave Helling