Press Release

Mandela Barnes Campaign Raises $1.1 Million in One Week

Mandela Barnes Campaign Receives Over 21,000 Donations In One Week


MADISON — With less than 100 days to go until election day, Mandela Barnes has demonstrated an unprecedented ability to build momentum and unite Democrats across Wisconsin, raising $1.1 million in a week to defeat Ron Johnson this November. In response, Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes, candidate for U.S. Senate released the following statement.

“I am so proud of the unprecedented support and unity Wisconsin has demonstrated in our fight to defeat Ron Johnson,” said Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes, candidate for U.S. Senate. “We are building a grassroots movement of working people from every community who understand that we have much more in common with each other than we ever will with an out-of-touch, self-dealing multimillionaire politician like Ron Johnson. From farmers to small business owners to unions across the state, we are united and ready to fight for a fair shot for every Wisconsinite.”