NDP out-fundraised UCP in 1st half of 2022

The opposition NDP tallied $1,037,151.32 in total donations in the first quarter of 2022, while the governing UCP was not very far behind with $887,974.49. Second-quarter results, however, landed the two parties on opposite ends of the fundraising trajectory: while donations to the NDP surged 37.89% to $1,430,164.06, donations to the UCP fell 41.31% to $521,175.21. By the end of the first half of the year, the NDP was well ahead of the UCP, with $2,467,315.38 in total amounts raised, or 57.11% more than the UCP’s $1,409,149.70, figures released by Elections Alberta on Tuesday, August 2, show.

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