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Late Money Flows to Caldwell in Honolulu Mayoral Race

·By civilbeat

Late fundraising counts are in, Kirk Caldwell with the late rush. These cover the period from July 27 to this week.

Inside Honolulu reports:

Former Honolulu Managing Director Kirk Caldwell continues to close the money gap in the race for mayor, according to the most recent data from the state Campaign Spending Commission.

Caldwell late contributions report states he pulled in about $47,000 in the weeks leading up to Saturday’s election.

He was followed in fundraising by former Hawaii Gov. Ben Cayetano, who received nearly $22,000 in contributions during the same stretch.

Incumbent Mayor Peter Carlisle