Former Florida state House Speaker Marco Rubio, the insurgent conservative candidate in the Republican primary for Senate, has had a decent third fundraising quarter — though he is still decidedly an underdog.
The frontrunner in the race, moderate Gov. Charlie Crist, has not yet announced his haul. The Tampa Bay Tribune says that his supporters are speculating about a figure of $2 million — but also notes that the Crist camp seriously lowballed their estimates last quarter, when he raised over $4 million.
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