Politics & Government

In congressional race, Delgado rakes in more than Faso, but campaigns very close in cash-on-hand

In congressional race, Delgado rakes in more than Faso, but campaigns very close in cash-on-hand

New campaign finance data released this week shows Democratic challenger Antonio Delgado has outraised incumbent Republican John Faso by a more than two-to-one margin in the race for New York’s 19th Congressional District. But heavy spending by Delgado on a hard-fought seven-way Democratic primary earlier this year has left the two campaigns on a near-equal fiscal footing as they head into the home stretch.