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The RGA raised $12.2 million in the first three months of this year compared to the DGA’s $8 million — a figure that also included $1.4 million from an associated super PAC and 501(c)4 organization. The RGA’s figure did not include money from its associated agencies.

Mr. Gonzales said he didn’t want to discredit the RGA’s role but thatmany factors are at work in the race — Mr. Walker has raised an eye-popping $30 million-plus on his own, for example, and some Democrats are fretting about potential political fallout for holding the election so close to the presidential contest in the fall.

David Hill contributed to this report.