Reeves easily tops campaign fundraising

Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is ready for his next political run if campaign money in hand means anything. Mississippi’s statewide elected officials and legislators filed campaign finance annual reports this week. Click here to access the search function for full reports. Here are summaries for statewide officials:

• Republican Gov. Phil Bryant, who is term limited, transferred his campaign cash last year to a political action committee called Imagine Mississippi PAC. In the annual report, Bryant’s PAC reported $220,000 in spending in 2017, including donations to several Republican politicians and political candidates.