Wake County school board candidate Zora Felton has a five-to-one fundraising lead over incumbent Deborah Prickett in the District 7 contest.
According to Felton’s latest campaign finance report, she reported raising $9,897.80 with $3,955.04 on hand at the end of August. According to Prickett's latest campaign finance report, she reported raising $1,789.08 with $1,268.13 on hand.
Felton, a Democrat, received her largest contribution of $4,000 in an earlier report from Ann Campbell, a leader of the Great Schools in Wake Coalition. Campbell was also the biggest donor to Democratic school board candidates in 2011.