ELEC: Donovan has $55K COH; Tedesco has $23.6

Donovan and Tedesco at their last debate.

Donovan and Tedesco at their last debate.

In the premiere match-up of the cycle, incumbent Republican Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan raised $162,922 for her individual campaign account in the last quarter and has $55,438 cash on hand, according to the state Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).

Donovan’s rival Democratic Bergen County Freeholder James Tedesco raised $205,225 for his individual campaign account and has a closing balance of $23,607.

Donovan reported nearly $38,000 in contributions from the Bergen County Republican Organization (BCRO).

Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-21) chipped in $5,000.

The Laborers gave Donovan $8,200.

As for Tedesco, some of his contributors included state Sen. Paul Sarlo (D-36) ($8,200) and the Carpenters ($2,500).

Fledgling gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy gave $1,000 to Tedesco. ELEC: Donovan has $55K COH; Tedesco has $23.6