Ron DeSantis far outpacing Charlie Crist when it comes to campaign cash

DeSantis’ committee received 2,641 contributions in May from individuals, businesses and political committees. Examples of large contributions included $250,000 from PACs linked to the business group Associated Industries of Florida; $80,000 from Oasis Resorts, Inc. in Panama City Beach; $55,000 from The Hutson Companies, a St. Augustine-based developer; $52,500 from Riviera Beach-based Cheney Brothers, Inc., a food-distribution company; $50,000 from Opa locka-based Dosal Tobacco Corp.; $50,000 from Daytona Toyota, a Volusia County car dealership; $50,000 from ICI Homes Residential Holdings, LLC, a Daytona Beach-based developer; and $50,000 from the Miami-based Sunshine Gasoline Distributors, Inc.