….Yes, but the eventual republican nominee will have all the money they need….

Chris Koster (D) [2016 file photo].

Chris Koster (D) [2016 file photo].

The past few weeks at the Missouri Ethics Commission for Chris Koster’s (D) 2016 gubernatorial campaign:

C031159 08/08/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI United Steelworkers District 11 3433 Broadway St NE Suite 315 Minneapolis MN 55413 8/8/2016 $10,000.00

C031159 08/08/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Richard DeStefane 1869 Craig Park Ct Saint Louis MO 63146 Reliant Care Management Company, LLC President 8/8/2016 $10,000.00

C031159 08/09/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI William Danforth 10 Glenview Rd Saint Louis MO 63124 None Retired 8/9/2016
$10,000.00

C031159 08/09/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Union Pacific Railroad Company 600 Broadway Ste 500 Kansas City MO 64105 8/9/2016 $10,000.00

C031159 08/12/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI David Zevan 110 Trevillian Ave St Louis MO 63122 Self Employed Attorney 8/12/2016 $10,000.00

C031159 08/15/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Bartimus Frickleton Robertson 11150 Overbrook Rd Suite 200 Leawood KS 66211 8/15/2016 $25,000.00

C031159 08/17/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Ironworkers Political Education Fund 1750 New York Ave NW Suite 400 Washington DC 20006 8/17/2016 $80,000.00

C031159 08/18/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Four Corners Development LLC 3556 S Culpepper Circle Suite 7 Springfield MO 65804 8/18/2016 $12,500.00

C031159 08/18/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Hamilton Builders LLC 3556 S Culpepper Suite 7 Springfield MO 65804 8/18/2016 $12,500.00

C031159 08/18/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI IUOE Local 513 Political & Education Fund 3449 Hollenberg Dr Bridgeton MO 63044 8/18/2016 $10,000.00

C031159 08/18/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Missouri Cattlemen’s Association PAC 2306 Bluff Creek Dr Ste 100 Columbia MO 65201 8/18/2016 $5,001.00

C031159 08/19/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Pyramid Home Health Services PO Box 1927 Cape Girardeau MO 63702 8/19/2016
$25,000.00

C031159 08/19/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI James Nutter 1201 W 66th St Kansas City MO 64113 James B. Nutter & Company Founder and Chairman 8/19/2016 $25,000.00

[emphasis added]

A wide variety of individuals and interests are apparently quite motivated.

Previously:

Governor – July 2016 campaign finance reports (July 17, 2016)

Governor – July 25, 2016 – 8 Day Before Primary Election campaign finance reports (July 27, 2016)

Campaign Finance: in-kind (July 29, 2016)

You ain’t seen nothin’ yet (August 3, 2016)

Campaign Finance: “You’re gonna need a bigger boat.” (August 5, 2016)