Sen. Ted Cruz raised nearly $12 million in February — by far his biggest monthly haul of the campaign — padding what was already the largest war chest in the Republican field.
Cruz campaign manager Jeff Roe tweeted the fundraising details on Wednesday, announcing the that the campaign had received 225,000 donations with an average of $52 per contribution in the month.
Cruz began February with $13.6 million in the bank — roughly $8.5 million more than Marco Rubio had. Rubio’s team has indicated that his fundraising has ticked up following Jeb Bush’s withdrawal from the race after South Carolina, but they have not released their February numbers, which are not due to be disclosed until March 20.
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