According to Martin's latest campaign report posted today, he's raised $26,688.18 as of Aug. 30 and has $23,623.61 on hand. Matson's latest report showed she had raised $6,027.10 as of Aug. 30 with $3,112.20 on hand.
The biggest donor in Martin's new report is Raleigh Mayor Charles Meeker, who has contributed $1,100. Meeker's wife, Wake school board member Anne McLaurin, has donated $600. He also got $500 from Ron McFarlane, the husband of Raleigh mayoral candidate Nancy McFarlane.
Martin's donors in the new report include various elected officials and other supporters of the old diversity policy. Donors include National Education Association Executive Director John Wilson, state Schools Superintendent June Atkinson, state Rep. Deborah Ross, Wake County Commissioner Erv Portman, former school board member Susan Parry, former school board candidate Lois Nixon, former Raleigh Mayor Smedes York, former state Rep. Chris Heagarty, Democratic strategist Ken Eudy, Democratic strategist Joe Sinsheimer, Anne Cooper, Neil Riemann and Amy Womble.
I inadvertantly left out the link for one part of Martin's report. That section shows Martin got $1,100 from the Democratic Women of Wake County.