Ed Hooper hauls in another $47,250 for final push in HD 67

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Representative Ed Hooper collected another $47,250 in campaign cash between Oct. 13 and Thursday, including $25,000 from the state Republican Party, newly filed records show.

Hooper reported an overall contribution total of $285,810, giving him a hefty advantage over the Democratic candidate in House District 67, Ben Farrell of Clearwater.

Farrell had raised $15,400 through Oct. 12, though his latest totals had not been posted to the state Division of Elections website Friday morning.

Material via the News Service of Florida was used in this report.

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