The widow of a late Sacramento congressman is reporting a commanding fund-raising lead in the race to replace him.
Doris Matsui reports she´s raised nearly 700-thousand dollars in
six weeks of campaigning. She´s the widow of the late Robert T. Matsui, a Democrat who represented Sacramento in the U-S House for 26 years. He died New Year´s day. Matsui´s closest competitor in the race reported raising $29,000.
The special primary election is March 8th.