Democratic Assemblyman John Perez has a fundraising lead in the race for state controller.
New reports show the former speaker with $1.8 million in the bank.
He's launched a new TV campaign ahead of the June 3 primary. He's followed by Board of Equalization member Betty Yee, who's also a Democrat.
She reports $115,000 on hand.
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin, the leading Republican candidate, has 70 thousand banked.
She's spent nearly $350,000 so far.
Current Controller John Chiang is running for state treasurer.