HD 50: Goodson ratchets up fundraising

With some help from the state Republican Party, Rep. Tom Goodson, R-Rockledge, had his best fund-raising period between Sept. 15 and Sept. 28, bringing in $40,675, according to newly filed records.

Goodson, who reported an overall total of $169,965, received a $15,000 check from the state GOP during the most-recent period and also got contributions from industries such as bankers, retailers and doctors. His Democratic opponent in House District 50, Sean Ashby of Orlando, raised $1,275 during the period and had a total of $10,050.

The News Service of Florida