Wehby reports $1 million raised for Senate bid

Wehby reports $1 million raised for Senate bid
FILE -- GOP U.S. Senate candidate and pediatric neurosurgeon Monica Wehby appears on KATU's "Your Voice, Your Vote" Sunday, March 2, 2014.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Portland neurosurgeon Monica Wehby says she's raised more than $1 million for her campaign for the U.S. Senate.
   
Wehby's campaign announced Monday that she raised $590,000 in the first quarter of 2014. She raised another $500,000 in the last quarter of last year.
   
Wehby faces state Rep. Jason Conger and a handful of other candidates in next month's Republican primary. Her campaign manager, Charlie Pearce, says Wehby has contributed $5,200.
   
Democratic incumbent Jeff Merkley is seeking a second term.  He's previously reported raising $4 million through the end of December.

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