Mitchell has led his competitors in total fundraising, pulling in a haul of about $1.394 million, according to the most recent fundraising disclosures. However, he trailed City Council members Kwanza Hall and Mary Norwood in the second fundraising period of the year — Feb. 1 through March 31 — with $128,360. (Hall raised $308,608 in the period while Norwood pulled in $276,000).
The next fundraising period ends June 30.
In addition to his work on the Clinton campaign, McDaniel is former political director of the Democratic Party of Georgia and political director for Michelle Nunn’s run for U.S. Senate in 2014.
Orchid also has worked on the Senate campaign for Sen. Elizabeth Warren in 2012.
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