Quarterly campaign finance reports for the period ending on December 31, 2019 were due at the Missouri Ethics Commission on January 15th.

Well take a look at the reports from the gubernatorial candidates (and one hanger on). First, State Auditor Nicole Galloway (D):

Missouri Ethics Commission
REPORT SUMMARY
1/15/2020
Nicole Galloway For Missouri

2. All Monetary Contributions Received This Period $440,668.74
7. Total All Receipts This Period (Sum 5A + 6A) $446,086.60
13. Total All expenditures made this period (Sum 10A + 11A + 12A) Including payments made by Credit Card (line 17 CD3) $248,995.50
27. Money On Hand at the close of this reporting period (SUM 24 + 25 – 26) $730,289.12

Every contribution, no matter how small, is itemized. The report runs 605 pages.

State Auditor Nicole Galloway (D) [2019 file photo].

For Governor Mike Parson (r):

Missouri Ethics Commission
REPORT SUMMARY
1/20/2020
Parson For Missouri

2. All Monetary Contributions Received This Period $539,105.00
7. Total All Receipts This Period (Sum 5A + 6A) $546,449.42
13. Total All expenditures made this period (Sum 10A + 11A + 12A) Including payments made by Credit Card (line 17 CD3) $379,136.54
27. Money On Hand at the close of this reporting period (SUM 24 + 25 – 26) $1,389,326.15

The report runs for 145 pages. That translates to higher average contributions. Do the math. We’ll wait.

Hint: There are eight spaces to list contributors and their contributions on the appropriate pages. Most of the pages in the report list contributors.

Governor Mike Parson (r) [2019 file photo].

Surprise! Eric Greitens (r) still has an active campaign committee. For governor. Yep:

Missouri Ethics Commission
REPORT SUMMARY
Greitens for Missouri
1/15/2020

2. All Monetary Contributions Received This Period $0.00
7. Total All Receipts This Period (Sum 5A + 6A) $0.00
13. Total All expenditures made this period (Sum 10A + 11A + 12A) Including payments made by Credit Card (line 17 CD3) $32,808.67
27. Money On Hand at the close of this reporting period (SUM 24 + 25 – 26) $637,977.52

Well, that’s really interesting.

Erics Greitens (r) [2016 file photo].

Jim Neely‘s (r) campaign committee still lists “statewide office”:

Missouri Ethics Commission
REPORT SUMMARY
Citizens for Neely
1/11/2020

27. Money On Hand at the close of this reporting period (SUM 24 + 25 – 26) $20,270.67

And there was that later, large contribution:

C121277 01/17/2020 Citizens For Neely James Neely 5433 NW State Road D Cameron MO 64429 Cameron Regional Medical Center physician 1/16/2020 $184,557.82

[emphasis added]

Representative Jim Neely (r) [2018 file photo].

So, in the ball park.

And finally, for the PAC propping up Governor Mike Parson (r):

Missouri Ethics Commission
REPORT SUMMARY
Uniting Missouri PAC
1/15/2020

2. All Monetary Contributions Received This Period $944,550.00
7. Total All Receipts This Period (Sum 5A + 6A) $956,939.88
13. Total All expenditures made this period (Sum 10A + 11A + 12A) Including payments made by Credit Card (line 17 CD3) $83,608.35
27. Money On Hand at the close of this reporting period (SUM 24 + 25 – 26) $5,120,860.89

That’ll make the rubble bounce.

It ain’t coming from little old ladies’ egg money.

Mike Parson (r) [2016 file photo].