Conservative Bunni Pounds Outraises All Opposition for Congressional District 5

February 1, 2018

Garland, TX – Newly disclosed Federal Election Commission reports show Conservative Republican Bunni Pounds with a commanding financial advantage over all her opposition. The fundraising totals are as follows:

Bunni Pounds: $214,840
Lance Gooden: $112,155
Kenneth Sheets: $107,736
Jason Wright: $95,884
Sam Deen: $41,271

“Conservative Bunni Pounds clearly has the momentum in this campaign, and that fact is reflected in these impressive fundraising numbers and the support that she has gathered from every county in the 5th Congressional District”, said Campaign Manager David O’Connell. “Bunni Pounds has a significant financial advantage, underscoring that she is the only conservative candidate with the ability to get her message out to voters and win this election.”

Highlights of Contributions and Fundraising:

• Total Contributions through December 31, 2017: $214,840 from 286 individual donors.
• 78 Donors of $1000 or more
• Contributions from every county in the 5th CD, including support from at least 26 cities.
• Looking forward, the campaign will continue this momentum with 9 more fundraising events scheduled between now and February 28, 2018 which will finish out a tour of events in each of the seven counties in the district.

Bunni Pounds’ impressive fundraising haul is accompanied by the endorsements of many well respected conservative groups and individuals including Congressman Jeb Hensarling, Congresswoman Mia Love, Former Senator Phil Gramm, State Rep. Matt Rinaldi, Former State Rep. Scott Turner, Texas Right to Life, Susan B. Anthony List, Maggie’s List, Concerned Women for America, Texas Values, Texas Eagle Forum and the Texas Homeschool Coalition. Mrs. Pounds has also received endorsements from hundreds of individuals and grassroots leaders all over the district from all seven counties and support continues to grow every day.