Assembly Dems have 3:1 cash advantage, but both parties have less than half ’07 war chest

Assembly Democrats still have a substantial financial advantage over the Republicans going into the 2009 legislative elections, but the war chests for both parties is down:

Assembly Democrats Cash On Hand
July 2009: $ 989,244
July 2007: $2,098,718
July 2005: $1,847,055
July 2003: $1,874,500
July 2001: $ 690,821

Assembly Republican Cash On Hand
July 2009: $ 334,429
July 2007: $ 689,290
July 2005: $ 549,024
July 2003: $ 507,816
July 2001: $1,276,357 Assembly Dems have 3:1 cash advantage, but both parties have less than half ’07 war chest