Booker brings in $4.5 million in second quarter

Booker brings in $4.5 million in second quarter
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Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerBooker says he will ask Amy Coney Barrett if she will recuse herself from presidential election-related cases Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers prepare for SCOTUS confirmation hearings before election The movement to reform animal agriculture has reached a tipping point MORE (D-N.J.) raised $4.5 million in the second quarter, according to his presidential campaign. 

Booker's campaign reported that 88 percent of donors in the second quarter were first-time donors to the campaign and that the campaign will report having $5.4 million cash on hand. 

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The haul trails Bookers' first-quarter fundraising, which came in at $5 million. 

The announcement comes as Booker's fellow presidential candidates follow their second-quarter filings with the Federal Election Commission. 

South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg leads the quarter two fundraising pack, raising $24.8 million in the past three months. Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenNew Biden campaign ad jabs at Trump's reported 0 income tax payments Biden campaign sells 'I paid more income taxes than Trump' stickers Trump, Biden have one debate goal: Don't lose MORE raked in $21.5 million in that same period. 

Booker leads former Rep. Beto O'Rouke (D-Texas), who announced a haul of around $3.6 million in the second quarter. 

He also leads fellow Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandSunday shows preview: Lawmakers prepare for SCOTUS confirmation hearings before election Sunday shows preview: Justice Ginsburg dies, sparking partisan battle over vacancy before election Suburban moms are going to decide the 2020 election MORE (D-N.Y.) and Washington Gov. Jay InsleeJay Robert InsleeBarr asked prosecutors to explore charging Seattle mayor over protest zone: report Bottom line Oregon senator says Trump's blame on 'forest management' for wildfires is 'just a big and devastating lie' MORE (D), who brought in $2.3 million and over $3 million, respectively, during the second quarter.