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DEM BARB ANNESS LEADING FIELD IN 45TH: The open 45th House District in the Rochester Hills area is another prime area for Democrats to test how much Oakland County is changing. So far there has not been much action, though now that 2020 hasbegun, things could start heating up.
Republican Mark Tisdel, president of the Rochester Hills City council, raised $7,392 and has $12,792 on hand.
Democrat Barb Anness, who sits on the Rochester Community Schools Board of Education, raised $25, 058, which includes a $10,000 loan to her campaign. After spendig little during the period, Ms. Anness has $23,643 on hand.
Brendan Johnson of Rochester, the other Democrat in the race, raised $7,920 during the period and has $15,925 on hand.